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Dr. Richard M. Seldes, MD – Orthopedic Surgeon



Dr. Richard M. Seldes, MD

Dr. Richard M. Seldes, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon

Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon
Director, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, North Shore University Hospital at Forest Hills

Qualifications and Experience

Education

  • Undergraduate Degree, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
  • Medical Degree, University of Pennsylvania Medical School, Philadelphia, PA
  • Surgical Internship, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • Sports Medicine Chief Resident, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • Booth, Bartolozzi, Balderston Orthopedics, Philadelphia, PA
  • Chief Orthopedic Surgery Resident, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Orthopedic Surgery, McKay Laboratory, University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA
  • Resident in Orthopedic Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • Adult Reconstruction Fellowship, The Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons – Orthopedic Surgery
  • Certificate of Added Qualification – Sports Medicine

Languages Spoken

  • English

Hospital Affiliations

  • American Acadamy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Eastern Orthopaedic Association
  • Medical Society of the State of New York
  • International Society for Hip Arthroscopists
  • New Jersey Medical Society

Procedures:

Shoulder:

Shoulder arthroscopy, Shoulder joint replacements, Rotator cuff repair, Shoulder Labral Repair, Shoulder Instability Surgery.

Knee:

Knee Arthroscopy, Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Reconstruction,  ACL Reconstruction Patellar Tendon, Meniscal Surgery,  Total Knee Replacement (TKR),

Hip:

Hip arthroscopy, Hip Labral Repair,  Femoroacetabular Impingement (FAI) Surgery

Elbow:

Elbow arthroscopy, Elbow Joint Replacement

Ankle: 

Most procedures are performed under local anesthesia. Anesthesia sedation is available upon request

Conditions treated:

Shoulder:

Shoulder instability, rotator cuff tear, Frozen shoulder, Shoulder impingement, Clavicle fracture or broken collarbone, Arthritis, dislocated shoulder, Shoulder joint tear.

Knee:

Meniscus tear, Patellofemoral Instability, Knee Dislocation, Knee Sprain, Osteoarthritis.

Hip:

Femoroacetabular impingement (FAI), Osteoarthritis of Hip, Enthesopathy of Hip, Hip Bursitis

Elbow:

Cubital Tunnel Syndrome, Tennis elbow,  Elbow Fractures, Elbow Bursitis , Sprain