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Board Certification

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery, 1984
  • Certificate of Added Qualifications in Surgery of the Hand, 1990.
    (Recertified in 1998 and 2008).

    Undergraduate: Stanford University, Stanford, California B.S. Biology, 1973

  • Medical School : Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, Illinois, M.D., 1976
  • Residency: Cedar-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California General Surgery, 1976-1980
  • Residency: Phoenix Plastic Surgery Residency, Maricopa County Hospital, Phoenix, Arizona Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 1980-1982
  • Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh/Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA,   Hand Surgery and Microsurgery, 1982

Hospital/Academic Affiliationsdr_richard_sherwood

  • St. Francis Memorial Hospital, San Francisco, CA  
  • Seton Medical Center, Daly City, CA
  • California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, CASurgery Centers
  • Post Street Surgery Center, San Francisco, CA  
  • Campus Surgery Center, Daly City, CATeaching
  • Assistant Clinical Professor/Clinical Instructor of Surgery, University of California, 1983-1997.

Society Memberships

  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • American College of Surgeons (F.A.C.S.)
  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • California Orthopedic Association


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