3444 Kearny Villa Road, Ste 100
San Diego, CA 92123

858.268.3566
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Richard Greenfield, M.D. (Orthopaedics)

3737 Moraga Avenue
Suite A-106
San Diego, CA 92117

(858) 270-4420_tel
(858) 270-8199_fax

Dr. Greenfield is an orthopedic surgeon who specializes in sports medicine and orthopedic surgery. In addition to his position with the Center’s orthopedics team, Dr Greenfield is board certified.

Dr. Greenfield received his undergraduate degree from Stanford University and his medical degree from
U.C.L.A. in 1967. Dr. Greenfield completed a one-year internship in internal medicine and residencies in general surgery and orthopedic surgery from 1968-1975. He was in the Army from 1969-1971.

His professional affiliations include San Diego Medical Society, Western Orthopedic Association, California Orthopedic Association, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Arthroscopy Association of North America, and CMA.

Education
Graduate:
– 1963- Stanford University, A.B. Degree 
– 1967 – University of California, Los Angeles, M.D. Degree 
 
Post Graduate:
– Internship: 1967-1968, Internal Medicine, Wadsworth VAH 
– Residency: 1968-1969, General Surgery, University of California, San Diego 
-1971-1975, Orthopedic Surgery, University of California, San Diego 
 
Appointments
– 1986 – Chief of Orthopedics, Mission Bay Hospital 
– 1982 – Secretary-Treasurer, Mission Bay Hospital
– 1978 – Secretary-Treasurer, Mission Bay Hospital 
– 1989 – Chief of Staff Elect, Mission Bay Hospital
– 1990 – Chief of Staff, Mission Bay Hospital
– 1989-1996 – Assistant Clinical Professor, U.C.S.D.
– Courtesy Teaching Status, U.C.S.D. 

Publications
– Epilepsy and Enuresis – The American Journal of Psychiatry, Vol. 122, No. 12, June 1996, Pages 1426-27 
– Atmitriptyline in Childhood Enuresis: Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics, Vol. 7, No. 1 Pages 21-25
– Compartment Evaluation of Osteoarthritis of the Knee -The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, Jan. 1975 57-A1, Pg 133
– Medial Pubic Osteotomy in Difficult Salter Procedures – The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, Jan 1975 57-A1, Pg 135
– Compartment Evaluation of Osteoarthritis of the Knee / A Comparitive Study of Available Diagnostic Modalities – Radiology Vol. 116, No. 3, Pages 585-594, September 1975 
– Double Innominate Osteotomy – The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Vol. 59-A, No. 8, Pages 1082-92, Dec 1977 

Presentations
– “Current Concepts of the Operative Arthroscopy” to the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, SD, CA 1982 
– “Double Innominate Osteotomy” to the International Hip Society, Japan, October 1978 
– “Workers Compensation Changes in the 90?s Orthopedic” to the CCF/AFICC, San Diego, CA, May 1991 
– “Compartment Evaluation of Osteoarthritis of the Knee” to the Western Orthopedic Association Meeting, Hawaii, October 1974 

Professional Memberships
– San Diego County Medical Society
– Western Orthopedic Association
– September 1975 – American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons  
– California Orthopedic Association 
– American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons 
– Arthroscopy Association of North America 
– California Medical Association