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Richard D. Rhodes, MD

Orthopedic Sports Medicine
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Richard Rhodes, MD specializes in arthroscopic and reconstructive surgery of the shoulder, knee and hip. Dr. Rhodes is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine. Dr. Rhodes attended UT Southwestern Medical School and completed his residency at the Fort Wayne Medical Education Program in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Upon completing his residency, Dr. Rhodes served in the military as Chief of Orthopedics for the Sixth Air Mobility Wing and U.S. Special Operations Command. He trained with two of the country's top shoulder surgeons and provided advanced treatment for Green Berets, Navy Seals, Marine Force Recon and Air Force Special Operations. He also served as team physician for the Special Operations Parachute Demonstration Team. Dr. Rhodes has served as team physician for multiple professional and amateur sports in DFW. Dr. Rhodes has cared for athletes from the WNBA, Texas Revolution, Dallas Jr Stars, WTA tennis, MMA, Professional Crossfit, and countless high school, college and amateur athletes. Having attended undergrad at Texas A&M University, he loves cheering on the Aggies with his wife and two young children. He's also a fan of Texas high school sports, the Texas Rangers and the Dallas Cowboys. In his spare time, Dr. Rhodes enjoys volunteering with youth, golfing and target shooting.

LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenAdolescents (ages 12-18), Adults, Geriatrics, Children (ages 3-11)
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - McKinney
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Plano
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Frisco
  • Baylor Scott & White Institute for Rehabilitation - Dallas
  • Baylor University Medical Center, part of Baylor Scott & White Health
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
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Aetna - HMO
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Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
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Aetna - Open Access HMO
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Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
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Aetna - QPOS
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Aetna - US Access
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Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Bronze
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Gold
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Silver
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice Plus
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Federal Select PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - EFH Retirees
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - Oncor
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Cigna - Great West Open Access PPO-Open Access
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Cigna - Great West POS
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Cigna - Great West PPO
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Cigna - Open Access Plus
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Cigna - PPO
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First Health - First Health PPO
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FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Access PPO Network
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FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Select HMO Network
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FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Select Plus HMO Network
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Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart PPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO
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Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
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Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans
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Imagine Health - EPN
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Medicaid - Traditional Medicaid
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Medicare - Traditional Medicare
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PHCS Network - Beech Street of Texas PPO
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PHCS Network - Private Health Care System PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus HMO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Large Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred PPO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Individual/Family
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Scott & White Health Plan - ERS BSW Preferred HMO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network - Large Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Individual/Family
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Scott & White Health Plan - McLane Group Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage HMO
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - TRS - Active Care Participants Network
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Superior - Ambetter Balance Care - Silver
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Superior - Ambetter Essential Care - Bronze
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Superior - Ambetter Secure Care - Gold
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UnitedHealth - AARP Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
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UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
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UnitedHealth - Charter POS
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UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
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UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core EPO
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UnitedHealth - Core HMO
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UnitedHealth - Dual Complete Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Group Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Gold
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Silver
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UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
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UnitedHealth - Nexus ACO OA
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UnitedHealth - NexusACO R
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UnitedHealth - PPO
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UnitedHealth - Select EPO
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UnitedHealth - Select HMO
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UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
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Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice. Please call the physician's office or health plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. PPO Network Agreements include participating Employers and/or Administrator only. Not all members participating in contracted networks have in network access. Networks include Beech Street, HealthSmart, PHCS and Texas True Choice. In network participation is updated on a monthly basis by the network.
Background
Education
  • Medical School: University Of Texas Southwestern Medical School (2001)
  • Education: University of Texas Southwestern Medical School (2001)
  • Residency: Surgery, Orthopedics, Fort Wayne Medical Education Program (2006)
Certifications
  • Orthopaedic Surgery - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery/Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
Industry Relationships

Baylor Scott & White Health’s vision is to be the most trusted name in giving and receiving safe, quality, compassionate healthcare. As part of that vision, Baylor Scott & White Health is committed to dealing honestly, fairly and with integrity in all matters to provide exemplary patient care, broaden medical knowledge, train the next generation of physicians and support outside relationships that promise public benefit.To that end, Baylor Scott & White Health physicians may collaborate with health care industry partners such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies (collectively referred to as Industry) to help develop medical breakthroughs, or provide medical expertise or education.To promote professional and commercial integrity in such matters, physicians who are employed, contracted for administrative duties or performing research with Baylor Scott & White Health seek advanced approval for certain new Industry relationships, and report their Industry relationships and activities to the Office of Corporate Compliance annually for review.

Baylor Scott & White Health publicly discloses reported payments to these physicians and their immediate family members of $5,000 or more from Industry companies with which the physicians interact as part of their professional activities.The information on this website may differ somewhat from information on other publicly available databases due to different reporting periods, definitions, or reporting requirements.Patients may visit CMS’ Open Payments Database for more information, and should feel free to speak with their physician about relationships with Industry.

As of May 11, 2020, Richard D. Rhodes, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(48)
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Oct 8, 2020
Nothing but good things to say about Dr. Rhodes
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Oct 7, 2020
all good. no issues. no questions. very satisfied. met all of my expectations. Dr. Rhodes is awesome.
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Sep 30, 2020
Dr Rhodes and his associate took great care with their explanations, answers to my questions, and treatment plan, which I appreciated very much.
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Sep 29, 2020
perfect
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Sep 29, 2020
Dr Rhodes did surgery on my shoulder a couple years ago and this time he injected me with cortizone on the same spot due to inflammation and pain a few weeks ago. Great doctor, I highly recommend him!
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Jul 29, 2020
Dr. Rhodes is a great doctor and has helped me so much! He has replaced both shoulders and repaired my knee. Thanks to Dr. Rhodes I have regained my mobility. His staff are polite and prompt in providing for my needs.
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Jul 17, 2020
Superbly detailed descriptions of plan, processes, expectations, and procedures.
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Jul 16, 2020
Dr Rhodes is very friendly, personable and caring. He has provided outstanding care for me and always ensures that I understand my options and what his expectations for the procedure and recovery will be.
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Jul 15, 2020
always attentive
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Jul 15, 2020
great interaction
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Jul 10, 2020
great experience. Easy and quick check in. Very friendly and professional staff. Very little waiting. Dr. was very thorough in examination, explanation, and outlining path forward. Really great overall experience.
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May 13, 2020
listened carefully and addressed problem using most conservative approach which I appreciated
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May 2, 2020
knowledable, professional, and caring
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Apr 23, 2020
quality care. Have recommended them to others.
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Apr 23, 2020
outstanding service
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Apr 23, 2020
Dr. Rhodes is awesome!! Great physician. My knee is doing and feeling better since I saw him 2 days ago! Also, great staff.
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