Richard J. Boal, M.D.

Dr. Boal has a special interest in joint replacement and sports injuries.

After graduating from Temple Medical School, Dr. Boal completed an internship at Presbyterian Medical Center and residency at Temple University Hospital. He joined OIP in 1979 after spending two years as a major in the United States Air Force.

Dr. Boal is a member of the Pennsylvania Orthopedic Society, Dauphin County Medical Society and American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. He published “The Percutaneous Lateral Retinacular Release” in Orthopedics in January, 1982.

Dr. Boal is married with three children and has two grandchildren. He enjoys skiing, golfing and flying airplanes, a hobby of 38 years.


  • Doctorate from Temple Medical School
  • Internship at Presbyterian Medical Center
  • Residency at Temple University Hospital


  • Pennsylvania Orthopedic Society
  • Dauphin County Medical Society
  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

Meet Our Surgeons

Hershey Office Patients: Please be aware of increase in traffic in the area this week 10/9/19 -10/11/19 due to the Antique Car Show.