Dr. Richard Garrett, MD

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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 80

8719 Lindley Ave
Northridge, CA 91325
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Dr. Garrett's Experience

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Dr. Garrett's Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Conditions Dr. Garrett Treats

  • Distal Gastrointestinal Tract Cancers
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding

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Hospital Quality

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Providence Tarzana Medical Center
18321 Clark St
Tarzana, CA 91356

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  • Yes
8719 Lindley Ave
Northridge, CA 91325
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    Dr. Garrett's Experience

    Dr. Garrett's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology
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    • Blood Test
    • Colonoscopy
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
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    • Distal Gastrointestinal Tract Cancers
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
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    Background Check for Dr. Garrett

    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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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Saint Louis University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1962

    Residency Hospital

    Vet Affairs Med Center W La
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Garrett & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Garrett's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Dr. Garrett's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.7 out of 5

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Garrett

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

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    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

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    8719 Lindley Ave
    Northridge, CA 91325
    (818) 885-0433 (Office)
    (818) 349-8807 (Fax)
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