Richard W. Kang, MS, MD
Specialty in Sports Medicine and Hip Arthroscopy
Dr. Richard Kang is a board certified orthopedic surgeon, fellowship trained in Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery. He performs arthroscopic and other minimally invasive procedures of the hip, shoulder, knee, and elbow. “My objective is to delay or prevent the onset of arthritis and the need for a joint replacement, I do this by utilizing modern techniques to preserve the natural joint”.
He is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and is a Board Certified Subspecialist in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine. As well, Dr. Kang is an active member of several orthopedic surgery societies including the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, and the Arthroscopy Association of North America. Additionally, over the course of his career, Dr. Kang has served as a team physician for high school, college, and professional sports teams, and currently he is an affiliate team physician for the New York Mets.