Richard Salzer, MD

Richard Salzer, MD

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Specialties, Procedures &
Conditions Treated

Primary Areas of Practice

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Locations &


  • Englewood Orthopedic Associates

    401 South Van Brunt Street 3rd Floor Englewood, NJ 07631

    Main: 201-569-2770

  • Englewood Orthopedic Associates

    1 West Ridgewood Avenue Paramus, NJ 07652

    Main: 201-569-2770
    Fax: 201-569-1774


Insurances Accepted

Below is a list of the insurance plans that your provider participates in. It is very important that you contact your insurance company prior to receiving services or care. Each health insurance plan is different and some provide different levels of coverage: only your health insurance plan can provide complete information regarding your coverage and potential out-of-pocket costs.

1199 (SEIU)

  • 1199 (SEIU)


  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Medicare Managed Care
  • Aetna PPO
  • Aetna POS
  • Medsolutions
  • Meritan Health


  • Amerigroup Medicaid
  • Amerivantage


  • APWU Health Plan


  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cigna Supplemental
  • Great-West Healthcare (GWH)
  • Health Partners


  • CoreSource


  • CCN

First Health

  • First Health


  • GEHA Health Plan


  • Local 825
  • MagnaCare PPO


  • Medicaid NJ


  • Medicare NJ

MVP Health Care

  • MVP Health Care PPO


  • NALC Health Benefit Plan

Nippon Life Insurance Co of America

  • Nippon Life Benefits


  • Wellcare Medicaid Managed Care
  • Wellcare Medicare Managed Care


About Richard Salzer

Dr. Salzer is board certified in orthopedic surgery. He specializes in consultative orthopedic diagnosis and treatment of the adult patient. His primary clinical interests are adult hip and knee conditions and sports medicine injuries of the hip and knee. Dr. Salzer received his MD from Tufts University School of Medicine. He did a general surgery residency at Parkland Memorial Hospital and St. Paul Hospital, in Dallas, Texas, followed by an orthopedic surgery residency at the Hospital for Special Surgery, in Manhattan. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and a member of the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. He was the orthopedic surgeon for Fairleigh Dickenson University’s Division I athletic teams for over 30 years.

Honors & Awards

  • Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • 2019-2016: Castle Connolly Top Doctors New York Metro Guide
  • 2018; 2016-2012: Inside Jersey - Top Doctors for Children
  • 2017-2015: Inside Jersey - Top Orthopedics, SM and PM&R
  • 2018-2010: Inside Jersey Magazine Top Doctors

Professional Memberships

  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Education &

Education & Degrees

  • MD: Tufts University School of Medicine


  • Parkland Memorial Hospital and St. Paul Hospital


  • Hospital for Special Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery