Dr. Richard L. Detlefs, MD

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Specializes in Pediatrics • Male • Age 63

1519 Johnson Ferry Rd Suite 100
Marietta, GA 30062
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Hospital Quality

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Piedmont Hospital
1968 Peachtree Road North West
Atlanta, GA 30309

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Accepting new patients?

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Dermatology Consultants
Dermatology Consultants
2045 Peachtree Rd NE Suite 200
Atlanta, GA 30309
Dermatology Consultants PC
Dermatology Consultants PC
1519 Johnson Ferry Rd Suite 100
Marietta, GA 30062
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    Dr. Detlefs' Experience

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    Specialties

    • Pediatrics
    • Dermatology

    Board Certifications

    • Dermatology, 1985
    • Pediatrics, 1982
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    Background Check for Dr. Detlefs

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • 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

    Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard
    Graduated in 1977

    Internship Hospital

    Yale New Haven Med Center
    Complete in 1978

    Residency Hospital

    Letterman Army Med Center
    Complete in 1985
    Yale New Haven Med Center
    Complete in 1980
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Detlefs & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Detlefs' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Piedmont Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    5 responses
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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes 4 responses
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    Experience with Dr. Detlefs
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    5 responses
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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    5 responses
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
    5 responses
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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    5 responses
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    Is Dr. Detlefs accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    • Humana
    • Kaiser Permanente
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Medicare
    • Medico
    • MultiPlan
    • MVP Health Care
    • National Elevator
    • PHP-Physicians Health Plan
    • POMCO Group
    • Principal Life
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    Dermatology Consultants
    2045 Peachtree Rd NE Suite 200
    Atlanta, GA 30309
    (404) 351-7546 (Office)
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    Dermatology Consultants PC
    1519 Johnson Ferry Rd Suite 100
    Marietta, GA 30062
    (770) 971-3376 (Office)
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