John C. Richmond

Medical School

  • Tufts University School of Medicine


  • Tufts University Combined, Orthopaedic Residency Program


  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • Eastern Orthopaedic Association

Dr. Richmond is the former Chairman of Orthopaedic Surgery at New England Baptist Hospital and Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Tufts University School of Medicine. Dr. Richmond is Board Certified and holds a Subspecialty Certificate in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine. He was Head Team Physician for the Tufts University Athletic Department for 25 years. He is a Past President of the Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA) and of the Eastern Orthopaedic Association (EOA).

Sports Surgeon in Waltham

Dr. Richmond has been an active researcher and surgical pioneer for a number of years. He has been a member of research teams which have received the O’Donoghue Sports Injury Research Award in 1995 and the Cabaud Memorial Basic Science Research Award in 2007, both from the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM). His primary clinical interests today lie in the evaluation and non-operative treatment of sports injuries and arthritis of the knee and shoulder.

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