Rick Gehlert, MD

Rick Gehlert, MD

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr. Gehlert is a diplomat of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons and a fellow of both the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons. He is also an active member of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association. Regionally, Dr. Gehlert is an instructing member of the Southwest Orthopaedic Trauma Association and also belongs to the New Mexico Orthopaedic Association. He is an elected member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society and a faculty member of AOTrauma North America. His clinical areas of interest include orthopaedic trauma and joint reconstruction.

Alpha Omega Honor Medical Society

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

FellowAmerican Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons

DiplomateAssociation for Osteosynthesis/Association for the Study of Internal Fixation

National Board of Medical Examiners, Board Certified

New Mexico Orthopaedic Association

Orthopaedic Trauma Association, Active Member

Southwest Orthopaedic Trauma Association, Instructor

Western Orthopaedic Association

Fellowship, 1997-98, Orthopaedic Trauma, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center – Pittsburgh, PA

Orthopaedic Surgery Resident, 1993-97, Department of Orthopaedics, Ohio State University Hospitals – Columbus, OH

General Surgery Internship, 1992-93, Department of Surgery, Ohio State University Hospitals – Columbus, OH

Medical Doctorate, 1988-92, School of Medicine, University of Maryland – Baltimore, MD

Bachelor of Science, Cell Biology, 1984-88, University of Rochester – Rochester, NY