Dr. William P Rix MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. William Rix is an orthopedic surgeon in Manchester, New Hampshire and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Catholic Medical Center and Elliot Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and has been in practice for 43 years. Dr. Rix accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 33 doctors at Catholic Medical Center and one of 53 at Elliot Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Tufts Medical Center
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1974–1977

Tufts Medical Center
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1978–1978

University of Rochester
Residency, General Surgery, 1971–1973

University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Class of 1971

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 35 years in Orthopaedic Surgery

NH State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois Blue Advantage HMO
  • BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select
  • BCBS Illinois HMO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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