Richard Pearl MD

Dr Pearl is a graduate of Columbia University.  He has been practicing Orthopedics for over 30 years.  Fellowship trained at the New England Baptist Hospital in Adult Reconstructive Surgery.  With over 6000 joint replacement surgeries.  Richard loves riding his motorcycle and spending time with his wife and children.

Accolades and Awards

  • American Board of Clinical Orthopedic Surgery
  • Clinical Fellowship New England Baptist Hospital (Boston, MA)
  • AO Fellowship from Bruderholz Switzerland
  • The Order of Merit Cum Laude Orthopedic Research and Education Foundation


The Medical Society of the State of New York

Columbia College Alumni Associates

Orthopaedic Resident & Education Foundation-Merit Cum Laude

The American Board of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery



1992-2001     Hydroxyapatite on Porous Coating Total Hip Replacement with

Dr. Steven Cook   Tulane University, New Orleans, LA

1986-1989     Clinical Investigator, Porous Coated AML Acetabular Component



Pearl, Richard E., Kirby, Edward J. and Stillwell, William Thomas, “Biomechanical

And Pathomechanics of the Hip:  (Chapter 2).  The Art of Total hip Arthroplasty 1987.

Pearl, Richard E., Shoenfeld, Norman A., Stuchin, Steven A., and Haveson, Stephen,

“The Management of Vascular Injuries Associated with Total Hip Arthroplasty.”

Pearl, Richard E., “Surgical Technique of Hip Replacement”, Depuy corporation 1984.



Lecturer, “Considerations in Revision of Total Knee Replacements Course”, University of

South Carolina, Innesbrook, FL  1998

Chairman, “Issues in Total Joint Replacement Course”, Hospital for Joint Disease, presented

At the Hyatt Hotel, N.Y.

“The Management of Vascular Injuries Associated with Total Hip Arthroplasty”, presented at

the Third Annual Meeting of Eastern Vascular Society, Bermuda, May 1989.


PRESENTATIONS: (continued)

Lecturer, “Advancements in the Treatment of Arthritis of the Hip”, The Brooklyn Hospital

Center, Brooklyn, N.Y.  2011



Columbia College Admissions Committee   1987-2001

Featured 1997, 1998, “How to Find the Best Doctors N.Y. Metro Area”, Castle Connolly


Surgeon, designer and developer of CML Prosthetic Hip Replacement with Depuy, a company

Of Johnson & Johnson, 1989

Credentials Sub-committee for the American Academy of Neurological and Orthopaedic

Surgeons 2011-2012