Dr. Ralph A Liebelt MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Ralph Liebelt is an orthopedic surgeon in Durham, North Carolina. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Duke University Hospital and Durham Regional Hospital. He received his medical degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 32 years. Dr. Liebelt accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 131 doctors at Duke University Hospital and one of 32 at Durham Regional Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Hip & Knee Reconstructive Surgery

Clinical Interests: Hip Prosthesis, Acetaldehyde, Follow-Up Studies, Acetabulum, Alcoholism, Photogrammetry, Arthroplasty, Bone Cements

Education & Medical Training

New England Baptist Hospital
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1988 - 1989

Duke University Hospital
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1982 - 1988

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Class of 1982

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified 25 years in Family Medicine

MD State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Medical care use by treated and untreated substance abusing medicaid patients.
Gerson, L. W., Boex, J., Hua, K., Liebelt, R. A., Zumbar, W. R., Bush, D., Givens, C.

Evaluation of acetaldehyde-modified hemoglobin and other markers of chronic heavy alcohol use: effects of gender and hemoglobin concentration.
Hazelett, S. E., Liebelt, R. A., Brown, W. J., Androulakakis, V., Jarjoura, D., Truitt, E. B.

Involuntary treatment of substance abuse disorders.
Galon, P. A., Liebelt, R. A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Choice HMO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Open Access POS
  • BCBS Georgia BlueChoice Option POS
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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