RICHARD TOBIN, MD, FAAOS
Getting shouder replaced. Hope orthopedic has been awesome to deal with. They helped me through the insurance. Explained exactly what the procedure will be. i feel very confident with doctor Tobin. - C.B. - 5/06/2022
Dr. Tobin has helped me greatly with my shoulder! - Scott S. - 4/21/2022
DR. TOBIN WHAT A GREAT GUY, HE HAS DONE BOTH SHOULDERS, LEFT SHOULDER I HAD BROKE HE HAD TO DO A COMPLETE SHOULDER REPLACEMENT WITH A ROD GOING DOWN PART OF MY UPPER ARM HE DID A GREAT JOB AND SO CARING THEN HE HAD TO DO SURGÈRY ON MY RIGHT SHOULDER ALSO DR. TOBIN IS THE BEST, THEN HE... read more - Merrilyn L. - 4/16/2022
Very knowledgeable and very friendly and is very informative [Dr. Tobin]. - Jerry W. - 4/15/2022
Amazing team of Doctors, nurses, and support staff. I had been dealing with shoulder pain for the better part of 11 years, in the past it was “just do physical therapy and you should be okay” well that wasn’t the case at all. Everyone made me feel safe and welcomed, have always treated with respect, and hands down by far... read more - 1/07/2022
Dr. Richard Tobin is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in general orthopedics, sports medicine and shoulder conditions. He completed his orthopedic surgery internship and residency at the San Diego Naval Hospital and has been with Hope Orthopedics since 1994.
He has dedicated much of his free time to Salem area athletics, assisting student athletes at the high school and college level. He was the team physician at Western Oregon University and served the sidelines of Willamette University, helping athletes both off and on the field for 23 years.
When he isn’t in the clinic or operating room, Dr. Tobin enjoys hiking, fishing, weight lifting, working on his property in West Salem and travelling. He's also been spotted more than once bent over a crossword puzzle.
- Undergraduate: Dartmouth College
- Medical School: Jefferson Medical College
Graduate Medical Education
- Residency: San Diego Naval Hospital
- Internship: San Diego Naval Hospital
- American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
Professional Society Memberships
- American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
- Mid Valley Independent Physicians Association
- Marion Polk Medical Society
- Oregon Association of Orthopedic Surgeons