Richard Michael Wilk, MD

Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery

Richard Wilk
72 E. Concord St Instructional (L)


Richard Wilk, MD is an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Boston University School of Medicine. As of 2018, he is the Chief of the Hip Preservation Service at Brigham & Women’s Hospital. He has served as an Instructor of Physical Therapy at Simmons College and Vice Chairman of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center. Primarily he treats knee and shoulder problems, along with general sports injuries. He is most known for pioneering advanced arthroscopic surgical techniques of the hip in New England.

Other Positions

  • Lahey Clinic


  • Thomas Jefferson University, MD
  • Emory University, BA


  • Published on 11/1/2002

    Herrera MF, Bauer G, Reynolds F, Wilk RM, Bigliani LU, Levine WN. Infection after mini-open rotator cuff repair. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2002 Nov-Dec; 11(6):605-8. PMID: 12469087.

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  • Published on 1/1/2002

    Jones HP, Lemos MJ, Wilk RM, Smiley PM, Gutierrez R, Schepsis AA. Two-year follow-up of meniscal repair using a bioabsorbable arrow. Arthroscopy. 2002 Jan; 18(1):64-9. PMID: 11774144.

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  • Published on 5/1/2000

    Healy WL, Iorio R, Lemos MJ, Patch DA, Pfeifer BA, Smiley PM, Wilk RM. Single Price/Case Price Purchasing in orthopaedic surgery: experience at the Lahey Clinic. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2000 May; 82(5):607-12. PMID: 10819271.

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  • Published on 5/1/1993

    Wilk RM, Richmond JC. Dacron ligament reconstruction for chronic anterior cruciate ligament insufficiency. Am J Sports Med. 1993 May-Jun; 21(3):374-9; discussion 379-80. PMID: 8346750.

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