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"My overall experience with him was great. He was wonderful. I tore all the ligaments in my leg and he operated on it twice. He knew to not slap a cast on my leg" and he said no with the way she had fallen. With the bone she broke she could have torn all the ligaments in her ankle. His office is very professional and his office staff is very polite.

-Donna B.

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"Since 1995 I have had over 20 surgeries including both knees, ruptured achilles tendon and a serious eye injury. I have reluctantly had the past surgeries because" I had to get things repaired to make it to retirement. I am a retired
police officer. I have neglected other medical issues that I need to fix so I can enjoy my retirement. My nurse fiance directed me towards Dr
. Even though I had to wait several weeks to be seen, I am glad I waited. I figured that if others were willing to wait to get into his office than I would do something I normally would not ,and I waited. I have had several office visits in prep for the surgery and have not waited for more than 5-10 minutes to be called back and seen by Dr
. I have not been a big fan of going to a doctor in past years because I do not like the "get him in and out as quick as possible" way most offices make me feel. Dr
and his staff are extremely efficient. Dr
stands out as one of the best to me. He talked to me, not at me. I had questions and he answered them with answers that I, as a
, understood. His staff are very professional and they helped make the process seem very smooth and efficient. Dr
and his staff are like a well oiled machine providing an excellent service and I put great emphasis on the word "service". "Outstanding" is how I rate Dr
and his staff.

-William W.

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Sports Medicine reviews in Riva

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Great experience. Well knowledgeable. Very punctual. Excellent bed side manners.
- Mia A.
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The first new patient receptionist left to go ask about a patient who did not have insurance the practice accepted. Over 15 minutes left hanging. I was given a stack of forms which I could have brought completed, my appointment had been scheduled for three weeks, and then rescheduled with another provider. I then waited for the providers secretary. As I waited, I heard her tell one patient he had a large bill, and insist she stop and walk him to billing on the other side. Meanwhile three patients waited to check in. Eventually, someone else offered to wait on me, and then took another patient. As far as the provider he was a surgeon, in the end, I would have been scheduled for injections and needed to go back to an originally scheduled pain specialist versus surgeon. After a one hour wait they called the patient after me, I told them I wanted my forms and was leaving. The manager would ONLY accept my being seen by the PA, more waiting for me. Remember I was scheduled to see a doctor, and yes they can bill insurance for my seeing the PA, or she offered to reschedule me. The doctor was running 35 minutes late, I would
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seen after the PA, however, I didn't trust it to be another 35 minutes. Last time I checked I was not a
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. She walked me to the door and threatened me, I took my papers and left.....RUN do not walk from this practice, I was in so much pain the day I was there. They lack of compassion is very evident, but obviously they have a large referral base. I was also threatened with the manager calling my PCP. Luckily, she is not on their side but mine, and not part of this referral base.
- joanne B.
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My husband dropped something heavy on his big toe and it needed to be treated. We both felt comfortable from the minute we walked into the office. The woman at the front desk was very pleasant and professional. Dr.
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herself was wonderful. Have you ever gone to a specialist who was so great that you found yourself wishing that the specialist could be your primary care physician? That was how my husband and I felt about her. She answered our questions using language that we understood without ever talking down to us. My husband and I will absolutely use her again and refer her to others.
- Donna S.
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Very well.
Dr
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is a great surgeon who takes the time to listen and then takes the time to completely explain the procedures.
- Joseph Todd S.
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Arthroscopy to repair torn meniscus April 2014. Entire leg bruised 2-3 weeks post-op. Knee would not straighten, foot crooked, great pain walking, no change after 4 months twice weekly Physical Therapy. Dr. never examined knee after surgery, never asked me to walk, no X-rays taken. Said all was normal, some patients take longer to heal. During
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appt. I demanded X-
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, Dr. said healing normal, if I'm still dissatisfied by Sept. would consider full knee replacement.
Not a single call from Dr. - either immediately after surgery, after extreme bruising, after continued pain. Maximum time spent in post-op office visits 5 minutes. No bedside manner, no caring attitude. Clearly not invested in less than successful outcomes.
8 months after surgery, walking not improved, extremely painful, using cane. Consulted another surgeon - now full knee replacement required.

- K R.
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He takes the time to explain what is wrong and all the treatment options. I have seen him 3 times in total and he makes you feel like he will spend all the time you need him to with you.
- Nancy H.
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It went very well. I had physical therapy and exercises and I am almost back to normal use of my leg. The best thing is that the pain is gone.I like Dr.
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very much and he explains things well and answers all my questions. I would surely use him again.
- Jacquelyn K.
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Dr.
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Field was very unprofessional and very rude. I cannot believe how I was treated there. They're nice there. There are at least 60 people in the waiting room. You wait for an amount of time and they get you back. He's very rushed. He's not personable. It was a mediocre visit. I couldn't get back to him because it's the holidays. He rushed it and he was really unpersonable. I mentioned that I fell. He was sitting on the bed and I was sitting on the chair. He leapt off the bed and started talking to me in a very loud voice getting up in my face and telling me that he will do the surgery on me. I literally started crying. I was horrified. I was in severe pain trying to get something done of my shoulder. I was traumatized. I went to have an appointment with another doctor. I was so upset.
- Kimberly B.

All Sports Medicine Doctors in Riva, MD

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Abraham Rasul MD

333 N Calvert Road Suite 400
Baltimore

Acupuncture For All

715 Frederick Rd
Baltimore

Adolph & Kalkstein Chiropractic

200 East Joppa Rd
Towson

Agape Physical Therapy at the Arena Club

2304 Churchville Rd
Bel Air

American Spine

11055 Little Patuxent Parkway
Columbia

Anand Murthi MD

3333 N Calvert St
Baltimore

Andrew Cosgarea MD

10753 Falls Rd
Lutherville Timonium

Arnold Palmer Sportshealth Center

3333 Calvert St
Baltimore

Bayside Physical Therapy - Millersville

8531 Veterans Hwy
Millersville

Bennett, Dr. Craig H.

1 Texas Station Ct
Cockeysville

Bullock, Dr. Mark D.

11055 Little Patuxent Pkwy
Columbia

Capitol Medical Group

8401 Conn Ave
Chevy Chase

Catanzariti, Dr. Frank J.

201 Plumtree Rd
Bel Air

Chesapeake Bay Aquatic & Physical Therapy-Severna

551-F Baltimore Annapolis Blvd
Severna Park

Chiro 1st Chiropractic and Physical Therapy

134 Holiday Ct. STE 309
Annapolis

Colquitt, Dr. Brian

10015 Old Columbia Rd
Columbia

Czaplinska, Dr. Alicja

5500 Knoll North Dr
Columbia

Dabbs Rehab Center of Maryland

8600 Snowden River Pkwy
Columbia

Denny, Dr. Charles F.

3300 Tillman Dr

Detterline, Dr. Alvin J.

6535 North Charles St
Towson

Elliott, Dr. Ross D.

2002 Medical Pkwy
Annapolis

Eugene Diokno MD

3333 N Calvert St
Baltimore

Fisher, Dr. Eric A.

2502 Saint Paul Street
Baltimore

Foutz, Dr. Paul L H.

1117 Baldwin Mill Rd
Jarrettsville

Gelb, Dr. Ira D.

10700 Charter Dr
Columbia

George Brouillet MD

3421 Benson Ave
Baltimore

Greater Laurel Chiropractic

14201 Laurel Park Dr
Laurel

Greater Metro Orthopedic Institute

8926 Woodyard Rd
Clinton

Hammond, Dr. Jason

532 Baltimore Blvd
Westminster

James Dreese MD

1407 York Rd.
Lutherville

Johnson Chiropractic & Rehabilitation

1126 N Rolling Rd
Catonsville

Kibby, Dr. John F.

2110 Priest Bridge Dr
Crofton

Kindschi, Dr. Kari

3333 N Calvert St
Baltimore

King, Dr. Paul J.

2003 Medical Pkwy
Annapolis

Kinnard Sr, Dr. Richard D.

3421 Benson Ave
Baltimore

Levine, Dr. Richard G.

3333 N Calvert St
Baltimore

Mady and Mules Physical Therapy

1212 York Rd
Lutherville Timonium

Maryland Primary Care Physicians

7556 Teague Rd
Hanover

Maryland Primary Care Physicians

7711 Quarterfield Rd
Glen Burnie

Maryland Primary Care Physicians

277 Peninsula Farm Rd
Arnold

Maryland SportsCare&Rehab

2315 Hanover Pike, Suite G
Hampstead

Matthews, Dr. Leslie S

3333 N Calvert St
Baltimore

McFarland, Dr. Edward F

401 N Broadway
Baltimore

McLaughlin Physical Therapy & Hand Rehabilitation

3718-B Norrisville Rd
Jarrettsville

MedStar Health

5565 Sterrett Pl
Columbia

Mid-Maryland Musculoskeletal Institute

86 Thomas Johnson Ct
Frederick

Nic Ebright Sports Massage

8821 Columbia 100 Pkwy
Columbia

NIGHTTIME CARE CENTERS

6334 Cedar Ln
Columbia

Orthopaedic Associates of Central Maryland

910 Frederick Rd
Catonsville

Orthopedic Associates Ctrl MD

5999 Harpers Farm Rd
Columbia

Orthopedic Solutions LLP

11055 Little Patuxent Pkwy
Columbia

Palmer, Dr. Stephen D

6100 Daylong Ln
Clarksville

Physical Therapy Partners, Inc.

11085 Little Patuxent Pkwy Ste 207
Columbia

Physiotherapy Associates - River Hill

6100 Day Long Ln
Clarksville

Pure Biomed, LLC

www.ReunionPN.com

Reier, Dr. Robert J.

205 E Broadway
Bel Air

Riederman, Dr. Robert

2700 Quarry Lake Dr
Baltimore

Rohr, Keith

1600 Crain Hwy S
Glen Burnie

Rologas, Stavros A.

2809 Boston St
Baltimore

Rowe, Dr. Robert A.

2629 Riva Rd
Annapolis

Ruland III, Dr. Louis J.

2003 Medical Pkwy
Annapolis

Sleight, Dr. Jessica

8600 Foundry St
Savage

Spector, Dr. Norman F.

1102 E Joppa Rd
Towson

Sport and Spine Rehab

827E Rockville Pike
Rockville

Sport and Spine Rehab in Columbia, MD

10805 Hickory Ridge Rd Ste 103
Columbia

Sport and Spine Rehab- Fort Washington, MD

9300 Livingston Rd
Fort Washington

Sport and Spine Rehab- Landover, MD

4301 Garden City Dr
Landover

Steiner, Dr. Mary

3016 O'Donnell St
Baltimore

Stewart, Dr. Jordan R.

9622 Deereco Rd
Lutherville Timonium

The Rock Solid Fitness

PO Box 26572
Baltimore

The WalkEZstore.com

2309 West Smith Valley Road

Towson Orthopaedic Associates

8322 Bellona Ave
Towson

Veterinary Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Group

10975 Guilford Rd
Annapolis Junction

Wilckens, Dr. John H.

4940 Eastern Ave
Baltimore

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