Dr. Richard M. Kline Jr., MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 56

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Dr. Kline Jr.'s Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Roper Hospital
316 Calhoun Street
Charleston, SC 29401

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
The Center for Natural Breast Reconstruction
Charleston Office
1930 Charlie Hall Blvd
Charleston, SC 29414
East Cooper Plastic Surgery
Main Office
1300 Hospital Dr
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
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    Dr. Kline Jr.'s Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
    • Plastic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Plastic Surgery
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    Background Check for Dr. Kline Jr.

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Medical University Of South Carolina
    Graduated in 1984

    Internship Hospital

    Musc Medical Center
    Complete in 1985

    Residency Hospital

    Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Interim Lsu Public Hospital

    Fellowship Hospital

    Interim Lsu Public Hospital
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kline Jr. & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  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. Kline Jr.'s Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Kline Jr. accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    The Center for Natural Breast Reconstruction
    Charleston Office
    1930 Charlie Hall Blvd
    Charleston, SC 29414
    (843) 849-8418 (Office)
    B
    East Cooper Plastic Surgery
    Main Office
    1300 Hospital Dr
    Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
    (843) 849-8418 (Office)
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