Rick Stanley, MD

Providing quality, compassionate care for you and your family

Rick Stanley, MD

Personal Biography:

Dr. Stanley has performed orthopedic surgeries at Samaritan Albany General Hospital since 1978. Some of his specialties include fracture care, endoscopic carpal tunnel surgery, injections and arthroscopic surgery.

As a result of Dr. Stanley's dedication to patient rehabilitation, he helped establish Rebound Physical Therapy in 1989. Dr. Stanley has served in a variety of leadership roles at the hospital including Chief of Staff, Department of Surgery Chairperson, Credentials Committee Chairperson, a Medical Executive Committee member and as a Trauma Committee member. Dr. Stanley also served on the hospital's Board of Directors for many years, most recently in 2007.

In his free time, he enjoys golfing, snow skiing and spending time with his grandchildren.

Medical Education and Training:

Medical degree: Emory University of Medicine
Residency: Brooke Army Medical Center
Board certification: Orthopedic surgery



  • Orthopedics
    Orthopedics is the medical specialty that treats deformities or functional impairments of the bones and joints and associated muscles and ligaments. Orthopedic surgeons use both surgical and non-surgical means to treat musculoskeletal trauma, sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors and congenital conditions. More details...