Dr. Richard L Shindell MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Richard Shindell is an orthopedic surgeon in Phoenix, Arizona and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Phoenix Children's Hospital and St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Medical College of Wisconsin and has been in practice for 32 years. Dr. Shindell accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 9 doctors at Phoenix Children's Hospital and one of 54 at St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Phoenix Children's Hospital

St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center
High performing in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

University of Nebraska Medical Center
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1983–1988

Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals
Residency, General Surgery, 1982–1983

Medical College of Wisconsin
Class of 1982

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Reply to letter from the editor, volume 9 issue 1.
Shindell, R.

Open fractures of the ipsilateral femur and tibia--"the floating knee".
Connolly, J. F., Shindell, R.

Avulsion fracture of the fibula: the 'arcuate sign' of posterolateral knee instability.
Shindell, R., Walsh, W. M., Connolly, J. F.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Arizona HMO
  • Health Net Arizona PPO/POS
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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