Dr. Michelle R Ritter M.D.
Hand Surgeon | Hand Surgery385 Bert Kouns Industrial Loop Suite 500 Shreveport LA, 71106
Dr. Michelle Ritter is a hand surgeon practicing in Shreveport, LA. Dr. Ritter specializes in caring for hand, wrist and forearm problems without the option of surgery unless necessary. Many hand surgeons are also experts in diagnosing and caring for shoulder and elbow problems and tend to suggest non-surgical treatments such as hand therapy or physical therapy.
Education and Training
Bowman Grey School of Medicine
Wake Forest School of Medicine of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center 1992
Orthopaedic SurgeryAmerican Board of Orthopaedic SurgeryABOS
- Trigger Finger
- Peripheral Neuropathy
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
- Dupuytren's Contracture
- Ganglion Cyst
- Wake Forest U Baptist Med Ctr, Hand Surgery-Orthopedic Surgery; Lsu Hlth Sci Ctr-Univ Hosp, Orthopedic Surgery; Wake Forest U Baptist Med Ctr, General Surgery
- Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center Program
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