RICHARD TOBIN, MD, FAAOS

Dr. Richard Tobin

Dr. Tobin specializes in the following:

  • General Orthopedics
  • Knee Conditions
  • Sports Medicine
  • Shoulder Conditions
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Regenerative Medicine

 4.6 out of 5

  • Always kind and courteous! Both knees and now my left shoulder! I can't seem to get enough of the place! Looking forward to having my own personalized coffee mug in the break room! [Dr. Tobin] - Robert K. - 6/09/2022 

  • 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 

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.

Education

  • Undergraduate: Dartmouth College
  • Medical School: Jefferson Medical College

Graduate Medical Education

  • Residency: San Diego Naval Hospital
  • Internship: San Diego Naval Hospital

Board Certification

  • 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

Questions?

503.540.6300