Dr. Richard Perlman M.D., Hand Surgeon

Dr. Richard Perlman M.D.


8008 Frost Street Suite 403 San Diego California, 92123



Dr. Richard Perlman is an orthopaedic surgeon practicing in San Diego, California. Dr. Perlman specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries, diseases and disorders of the bodys musculoskeletal system. As an orthopaedic surgeon, Dr. Perlman tends to bones, ligaments, muscles, joints, nerves and tendons. Orthopaedic surgeons can specialize in certain areas like the hand, spine, hip, foot and ankle, shoulder and elbow or the knee.

Education and Training

Columbia University

Columbia Univ Coll of Physicians And Surgeons, New York Ny 1963

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons 1963

Board Certification

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery- Orthopedic Surgery

Hand Surgery

Orthopaedic SurgeryAmerican Board of Orthopaedic SurgeryABOS

Provider Details

MaleEnglish 56 years of experience

Areas of expertise and specialization

Hand SurgeryOrthopedics

Faculty Titles & Positions

  • Local, Regional, National, and International Public Speaking -


  • Trigger Finger
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Arthritis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Neuropathy
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Ganglion Cyst


  • Hosp Joint Dis Orth Inst, Orthopedic Surgery; Hosp Joint Dis Orth Inst, General Surgery; Bellevue Hosp Ctr, General Surgery  
  • New York University School of Medicine/Hospital for Joint Diseases Program   
  • Hospital for Joint Diseases


  • Bellevue Hospital Center


  • Orthopaedic Hospital

Professional Society Memberships

  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand, Lifetime Member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, California Medical Association, San Diego County Medical Society

Articles and Publications

  • Has been Published

What do you attribute your success to?

  • Parents, Dedication to the Field, Patient Care, Making a Difference, and Education

Hobbies / Sports

  • Reading, Family, Friends, Grandchildren, Photography, Traveling

Hospital Affiliations

  • Scripps Mercy Hospital
  • Sharp Memorial Hospital

Dr. Richard Perlman M.D.'s Practice location

8008 Frost Street Suite 403 -
San Diego, California 92123
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