Dr. Richard S. Robbins, MD

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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 69

1905 7th Ave
Columbus, GA 31901
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Dr. Robbins' Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

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St. Francis Hospital
2122 Manchester Expy
Columbus, GA 31904
Midtown Medical Center - West Campus
710 Center Street
Columbus, GA 31901

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1905 7th Ave
Columbus, GA 31901
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    Dr. Robbins' Experience

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Bile Duct Procedure
    • Biliary Drainage
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Liver Biopsy
    • Manometry
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    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anal or Rectal Pain
    • Anal Prolapse
    • Anemia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Benign Tumor
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Blood Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Celiac Disease
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Cirrhosis
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Constipation
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Dehydration
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diarrhea
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Duodenal Ulcer
    • Duodenitis
    • Dysphagia
    • Enteritis
    • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
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    • Esophageal Diverticulum
    • Esophageal Ulcer
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Gallstones
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
    • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
    • Gastroparesis
    • Heartburn
    • Hemochromatosis
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hepatitis C
    • Hepatorenal Syndrome
    • Hernia
    • Ileus
    • Indigestion
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Liver Damage from Alcohol
    • Malnutrition
    • Meckel's Diverticulum
    • Nausea
    • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
    • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
    • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
    • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
    • Pancreatitis
    • Peptic Ulcer
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Viral Hepatitis
    • Vomiting Disorders
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    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

    Yale University
    Graduated in 1972

    Internship Hospital

    Yale New Haven Hospital
    Complete in 1973

    Residency Hospital

    Yale New Haven Hospital
    Complete in 1974

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of California San Francisco
    Complete in 1978
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Robbins & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Robbins' Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • St. Francis Hospital

    • Midtown Medical Center - West Campus

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    • 2 reviews

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    5 out of 5
    - in Columbus, GA |

    I have been a patient of Dr. Robbins for over thirty years. He has always treated me with respect and understanding for my condition. He has given me excellent care over the years, and has made sure I have had the examinations I have needed. I trust him more than any of my other physicians.

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    • Humana
    • Humana Employers Health Plan of Georgia
    • Kaiser Permanente
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    • Medicaid
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Mutual of Omaha
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    • Principal Life
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    Office Locations

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    1905 7th Ave
    Columbus, GA 31901
    (706) 324-3325 (Office)
    (706) 571-0578 (Fax)
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