- Orthopaedic Surgery (Board Certified)
- Year Began Practicing: 1999
- Medical School: Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons
- Internship: Beaumont Army Medical Center
- Residency: Walter Reed Army Medical center
- Fellowship: R. Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center
Specializing in: Orthopaedic Trauma and Fracture Care, Joint Replacement, Sports Medicine, Shoulder and Knee Surgery
Dr. Richard B. Islinger is a graduate of Cornell University and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. Dr. Islinger completed his orthopedic surgical training at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington D.C. and was also awarded a trauma fellowship at the R. Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore, Maryland.
Dr. Islinger spent 13 years serving in the United States Army achieving the rank of Lieutenant Colonel. He was among the leading orthopedic traumatologists in the United States Army Medical Services and was instrumental in caring for many of the injured U.S. soldiers who were evacuated back to the United States for treatment of their injuries.
In addition to a specialty in orthopedic trauma, Dr. Islinger is also proficient in treating many other musculoskeletal complaints including those related to sports medicine, hip and knee replacement surgery, as well as foot and ankle problems.
In addition to his practice, Dr. Islinger is team physician to the Mainland and Atlantic City High School teams. He, his wife and four children reside in Linwood. Dr. Islinger continues to enjoy his orthopaedic practice. In his downtime he looks forward to his family time travelling together on ski trips in the winter and to various destinations in the summer.