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Dr. Richard Mackessy, MD

Dr. Richard Mackessy, MD

Age 72 Orthopedic Hand Surgery M
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Dr. Richard Mackessy, MD is an Orthopedic Hand Surgery Specialist in Linden, NJ. Dr. Mackessy completed a residency at St Lukes Hosp. They currently practice at Union County Orthopaedic Group, A Division of OrthoNJ and are affiliated with Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital At Rahway and Trinitas Regional Medical Center. Dr. Mackessy is board certified in Hand Surgery and accepts accepts multiple insurance plans.


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Fellowship Hospital — 1984
  • St Lukes Hosp, Residency Hospital — 1983
  • Saint Vincent's Hospital, Internship Hospital — 1979
  • UMDNJ-- New Jersey Medical School, Medical School — 1978

Insurance Accepted

  • 1199SEIU
  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Clover Health
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • QualCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Nov 28, 2022
Dr. Mackessy really looked at all aspects of things that could be causing the problem. He asked good questions. I also think he has a ton of experience which is really valuable.
Keith D — Nov 28, 2022
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New patients are generally accepted by Dr. Richard Mackessy, MD. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Mackessy's profile.

Dr. Mackessy frequently treats the following conditions: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow) and Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist. See more on Sharecare.

Dr. Richard Mackessy, MD is affiliated with Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital At Rahway and Trinitas Regional Medical Center.

Yes, Dr. Richard Mackessy, MD holds board certification in Hand Surgery.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital At Rahway
  • Trinitas Regional Medical Center


  1. Union County Orthopaedic Group, A Division of OrthoNJ

    1. 1
      Linden Office
      210 W Saint Georges Ave Fl 2, Linden, NJ 07036 Existing Patients: (908) 486-1111
    2. 2
      Clark Office
      1139 Raritan Rd Ste 202, Clark, NJ 07066 Existing Patients: (908) 486-1111
    3. 3
      Union Office
      2333 Morris Ave Ste D109, Union, NJ 07083 Existing Patients: (908) 486-1111