Dr. Rick J. Placide, MD

Dr. Rick J. Placide, MD

Spine Surgeon at OrthoVirginia Richmond

Meet Dr. Rick J. Placide, MD

Dr. Placide is a board-certified and fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon with OrthoVirginia.

He provides world-class care for a full scope of spinal trauma, disorders, diseases, and degenerative conditions. Whether you have chronic pain or a complex condition, Dr. Placide will work to find a treatment that is right for you.

Dr. Placide at a Glance

  • Dr. Placide performs a wide array of procedures, including microdiscectomy, spinal fusion, cervical spine surgery, kyphoplasty, laminectomy, lumbar spine surgery, scoliosis surgery, orthopedic trauma surgery, and minimally invasive spine surgery.
  • He was named one of Richmond Magazine's "Top Docs" (2015).

Dr. Placide is dedicated to educating each patient and restoring them to everyday activity.

Dr. Placide is a member of OrthoVirginia Richmond

Directions to our primary location in

North Chesterfield, VA

How Dr. Rick J. Placide, MD Can Help You

Specialties

  • Spine Surgeon

Education

  • Fellowship, Neurological and Orthopaedic Spine Surgery - Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Residency, Orthopedic Surgery - University of Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Internship, Surgery - University of Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Medical Degree - Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Virginia

Conditions

  • Acute Pain
  • Arm Pain
  • Arthritis
  • Bulging And Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Complex Spinal Disorders
  • Degenerative Disc Diseases
  • Degenerative Spinal Conditions
  • Facet Syndrome
  • Foot Drop
  • Hip Pain
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Disorders
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Disorders
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Pain
  • Neuropathic Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Piriformis Syndrome
  • Post Surgery Pain
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Spinal Infections
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Trauma
  • Spondylolethesis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Tumors
  • Work Injuries

Treatments

  • ALIF: Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • Anterior / Posterior Lumbar Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Corpectomy
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy
  • Bone Graft Substitutes
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Diagnostic Testing
  • Disc Arthroplasty
  • Epidural Steriod Injections
  • Injections / Blocks
  • Interspinous process spacers
  • Laminaplasty
  • Laminoplasty
  • Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • Lumbar Corpectomy
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • Microdisectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Neck/Cervical Spine Surgery
  • PLIF: Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • Posterior Cervical Foraminotomy
  • Posterolateral Lumbar Fusion
  • Reconstructive / Revision Spine Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spine Surgery
  • TLIF: Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion

Accolades for Dr. Rick J. Placide, MD

Professional Affiliations

  • AANS/CNS Joint Section on Disorders of the Spine & Peripheral Nerves
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • Medical Society of Virginia
  • North American Spine Society
  • Richmond Academy of Medicine
  • Virginia Orthopaedic Society

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Awards

  • Richmond Magazine’s Top Docs issue - 2012
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
  • Richmond Magazine’s Top Docs issue - 2013
  • Richmond Magazine’s Top Docs issue - 2014
  • Richmond Magazine’s Top Docs issue - 2015

Office Information for Dr. Rick J. Placide, MD

Chippenham Orthopaedic Center
1115 Boulders Parkway Suite 100
North Chesterfield, VA 23225
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Primary Location:

Chippenham Orthopaedic Center
1115 Boulders Parkway Suite 100
North Chesterfield, VA 23225

Hours

Monday: 8:00 - 5:00
Tuesday: 8:00 - 5:00
Wednesday: 8:00 - 5:00
Thursday: 8:00 - 5:00
Friday: 8:00 - 5:00

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Insurance Accepted

  • Most Insurance Accepted

Profile last updated: August 31, 2017. This information was supplied by or on behalf of the provider.