Dr. Richard P. Schwartz, MD

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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 68

190 Groton Rd Suite 200
Ayer, MA 01432
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Hospital Quality

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Health Alliance Hospital Leominster
60 Hospital Road
Leominster, MA 01453
Emerson Hospital
133 Old Road To Nine Acre Corner
Concord, MA 01742

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Nashoba Gastroenteroloy
Nashoba Gastroenteroloy
190 Groton Rd Suite 200
Ayer, MA 01432
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    Dr. Schwartz's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology, 1977
    • Internal Medicine, 1975
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    Background Check for Dr. Schwartz

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    • 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

    Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
    Graduated in 1972

    Internship Hospital

    Presby St Lukes
    Complete in 1973

    Residency Hospital

    Presby St Lukes
    Complete in 1974
    University Conn
    Complete in 1976

    Fellowship Hospital

    Boston Va Hospital
    Complete in 1977
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Schwartz & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Schwartz's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Schwartz has admitting privileges:

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    • Emerson Hospital

    • Nashoba Valley Medical Center

    • Health Alliance Hospital Leominster

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Schwartz

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schwartz to family and friends

    11 responses
    below
    national average

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

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    Office Locations

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    Nashoba Gastroenteroloy
    190 Groton Rd Suite 200
    Ayer, MA 01432
    (978) 772-7500 (Office)
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