Richard Sharp Tuttle, M.D.

Specializes In:

Rehabilitation
Pain Management
Complete Orthopedic Care

Dr. Richard S. Tuttle received his B.S. in Biology from Lamar University in Beaumont, Texas in 1986 and his Doctorate of Medicine from the University of Texas Medical School in Houston, Texas in 1990. He completed his internship at the University of Virginia in 1991 and his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Loyola University Medical Center, the Marianjoy Rehabilitation Center and the Hines VA Hospital from 1991 to 1994. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation since 1995 and a Diplomate of the American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine since 1997.

Dr. Tuttle served as Medical Executive at Northwest Community Continuing Care Center from 1995 to 2000 and Medical Director of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Northwest Community Hospital from 1995 to 1997.

Dr. Tuttle is a Fellow with the American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, a Fellow with the Physiatric Association of Spine, Sports and Occupational Rehabilitation and a Fellow with the American Association of Electrodiagnostic Medicine. He has been an active member of the staff of Northwest Orthopedic Surgery, S.C. since 1994 with an emphasis on conservative spine care, chronic neck and back pain, musculoskeletal injuries, occupational medicine, sports medicine, electrodiagnostic testing and pain management including invasive injection procedures and epidural steroid injections.

Dr. Tuttle has hours in the clinic Monday through Friday. When not in the office, he enjoys spending time with his family, golfing, skiing, and biking.