Richard A. Picerno II, MD


Dr. Picerno is now able to provide Telehealth Visits through the free Zoom app.


Dr. Picerno is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon and a fellow of the AAOS. He completed his orthopaedic residency at the University of Florida, Health Science Center in Jacksonville where he served as chief resident and was the recipient of the Luis S. Russo award for professionalism in Medicine.

Dr. Picerno is integrally involved in leadership at Baptist Health at the Baptist – South campus, and currently serves as Chief of Staff and Chief of Orthopaedics.  Dr. Picerno is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons

He practices at the JOI Baptist South Location. Appointment Line: 904-564-2000, Fax: 904-996-9412

Telemedicine is available with the Zoom app. 

Dr. Picerno is a Volunteer Physician for the Upward flag football league affiliated with the Baptist Church and the Team Physician for Providence Middle School.

Physician Extenders:

Medical Secretary

(904)880-1260, ext. 6990

Medical Assistant

(904)880-1260, ext. 6988

Areas of Expertise:

  • General Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Surgery (Minimally Invasive)
  • Sports Medicine & Sports Injuries


  • ACL Injuries
  • Ankle Fractures
  • Arthritis
  • Arthroscopy Shoulder
  • Arthroscopy Knee
  • Arthroscopy Hip
  • Anterior Hip Repair / Replacement
  • Biceps Rupture Shoulder
  • Broken Bone
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Complete ACL Injury Treatment
  • Dislocated Shoulder
  • Fractures
  • Ganglion Cysts
  • Hip Pain
  • Hip Pinning
  • Intra-Articular Knee Injections
  • Knee Pain
  • Manipulation-Shoulder/Knee
  • Meniscus tear
  • Microfracture Surgery
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans (OCD)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Revision Total Knee
  • Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Shoulder Pain/Frozen Shoulder
  • Sports Injury Treatment
  • Synovectomy
  • Tendonitis
  • Total Hip Surgery
  • Total Joint Replacement
  • Total Knee Surgery
  • Total Shoulder Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Total Joint Surgery
  • Partial Knee Replacement (Oxford)
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Superior Labral Anterior Posterior (S.L.A.P.) Repairs
  • Trigger Finger
  • Unicompartmental Knee


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