Dr. Richard Gilbert is a board certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in surgery of the hand and upper extremity. Dr. Gilbert received his bachelor's degree from the University of John Hopkins and then completed his medical degree from the Mount Sinai Medical School of Medicine. Following the completion of his medical degree, Dr. Gilbert accepted an orthopedic residency at Mount Sinai Medical Center. Impressively, Dr. Gilbert completed a hand and upper extremity fellowship at the Yale University School of Medicine.
Dr. Richard Gilbert is currently a Clinical Assistant Professor at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Dr. Gilbert is passionately involved in advancing the education of his residents and medical students and is actively on the pioneering front of medical discovery and clinical practice. Dr. Gilbert's self acclaimed special interest are in the reconstruction and treatment of fractures, soft tissue injuries and neuropathies involving the hand and upper extremity. Dr. Gilbert uses a combination of traditional surgical techniques and modern minimally invasive surgical techniques and arthroscopic techniques to create a truly unique approach to surgery.
Dr. Gilbert is an active member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, the American Society for Surgery of the Hand and the New York Society for Surgery of the Hand. Dr. Gilbert is fluent in English, French, Polish, and Spanish.
Arm Surgery Carpal Tunnel Release De Quervains Release Dupuytrens Contracture Injection Elbow Arthroscopy Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment Closed Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment Open Elbow Replacement Elbow Tenotomy Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal Excision of Radius or Ulna Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment Fracture Care Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment Closed Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment Open Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment Closed Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment Open Joint Drainage Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment Closed Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment Open Total Hip Replacement Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Spinal Fusion Knee Surgery Elbow Surgery Lamina Procedures Myofascial Trigger Point Injection Nerve Block Somatic Neuroplasty Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment Shoulder Fracture Treatment Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities Tendon Transfer Trigger Finger Release Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate Wrist Replacement Hip Replacement