Dr. Caroline S. Rickard, MD

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Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology • Female • Age 56

2865 Atlantic Ave Suite 250
Long Beach, CA 90806
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Dr. Rickard:

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Dr. Rickard's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Long Beach Memorial Medical Center
2801 Atlantic Avenue
Long Beach, CA 90806

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Rickard

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Leff Kelvie Rickard Mds
Leff Kelvie Rickard Mds
2865 Atlantic Ave Suite 250
Long Beach, CA 90806
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    Dr. Rickard's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Obstetrics & Gynecology

    Board Certifications

    • Obstetrics & Gynecology, 2013
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    • Colpopexy
    • Colposcopy
    • C-Section
    • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
    • Endocervical Curettage
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
    • Hormone Replacement Therapy
    • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
    • Hysterectomy - Open
    • Hysteroscopy
    • Incontinence Sling Procedure
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Trigger Point Injections
    • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
    • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
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    • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
    • Breech Position
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Cervical Polyps
    • Ectopic Pregnancy
    • Encounters for High-Risk Pregnancies
    • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
    • Endometriosis
    • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
    • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
    • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
    • Mastodynia
    • Miscarriages
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Ovarian Cysts
    • Pap Smear Abnormalities
    • Perimenopause
    • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
    • Preeclampsia
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases
    • Symptomatic Menopause
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Uterine Fibroids
    • Uterine Prolapse
    • Vaginal & Pelvic Prolapse
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
    • Yeast Infections
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    Background Check for Dr. Rickard

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Minnesota Medical School
    Graduated in 1992

    Residency Hospital

    A Einstein College M Yeshiva University
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Rickard & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Rickard's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center where Dr. Rickard has admitting privileges:

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    • Long Beach Memorial Medical Center

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Rickard

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rickard to family and friends

    12 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Rickard's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    13 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    13 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    13 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 13 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Rickard
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    13 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    13 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    13 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    13 responses
    above
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Rickard accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Leff Kelvie Rickard Mds
    2865 Atlantic Ave Suite 250
    Long Beach, CA 90806
    (562) 595-7709 (Office)
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