Richard Magill

Richard Magill, MD


About Me

Dr. Richard Magill is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon. He specializes in hand and upper extremity surgery as well as microvascular surgery.

Dr. Magill earned his medical degree from Temple University Medical School in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He completed his residency at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. Dr. Magill continued his training with a Hand Fellowship at Duke University Medical Center.

Dr. Magill currently serves as a clinical instructor of Orthopaedic and Hand Surgery at New York Medical College. He is a contributing author to several books and research papers and guest lectures on upper extremity topics.



Special Interests

  • Hand
  • Upper extremities
  • Microvascular surgery


  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Hand Surgery


Medical School

Temple University School of Medicine


Maimonides Medical Center


Duke University Medical Center

Published Work

Magill RM. The Fascicular Organization of the Human Flexor Digitorum Superficialis (FDS) Tendon. Presented to 18th Annual Meeting of the American Association for Hand Surgery, 1988.

Patel M, Magill RM. Compression Neuropathy of the Lateral Antebrachial Cutaneous Nerve. Orthopaedics. 14:2, 1991.

Magill RM, Patel M. Digital Stenosing Tenosynovitis, Treatment with Splinting. Presented to 45th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand: Residents Meeting, 1990.

Magill RM, Patel M, Bassini-Libson L. Digital Stenosing Tenosynovitis, Comparison of Treatment with Splinting and Injections. Presented to 45th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 1990.

Magill RM. Osteogenesis Imperfecta: Current Concepts of Etiology, Classification and Management. Maimonides Medical Center, Pediatric Orthopaedic Society, 1992, New York Hand Society, 1989.

Magill RM. A Detailed Study of the First Dorsal Compartment of the Wrist. Presented to New York Orthopaedic Society, 1992, New York Hand Society, 1992.

Magill RM, Patel M. Treatment of Severe Radial Clubhand Deformity with External Fixation and Gradual Distraction. Accepted for Presentation (1) Duke Hand Club Annual Meeting; (2) International Conference of Congenital Differences of the Upper Extremity.

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Orthopaedic Surgery - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


  • American Medical Association
  • New York State Society of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Westchester County Medical Society

Academic Appointment

Clinical Instructor, New York Medical College Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

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