Dr. Allen Richmond, MD

Dr. Allen Richmond, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 73
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Dr. Allen Richmond, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University in 1970 and specializes in ophthalmology.

3998 Red Lion Rd Ste 302

Philadelphia, PA 19114

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Richmond performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Floaters
very high
more than 97% of peers
Stye
very high
more than 94% of peers
Cataract
high
more than 84% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

41  Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Infections
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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5  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Ny Med Metro Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Scheie Eye Institute University Pa
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Usphs Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Richmond has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Richmond's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Richmond to family and friends
20 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Richmond's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

DR. RICHMOND IS VERY CARING AND VERY DETAIL ORIENTED WITH EACH VISIT. HIS AFTER CARE WORK IS EXCEPTIONAL.
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Extremely satisfied with my cataract surgery and care and with the follow up appointments.
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I've been seeing Dr. Richmond for over 20 years now and have never had a problem. I also take all my children. He has a very friendly personality and tells them jokes to kind of ease any fears. Dr. Richmond and his staff are very professional, courteous and always available to answer questions. ...more
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I HAD CATARACT SURGERY IN BOTH EYES , SPRING OF 2016. THE PREPARATION FOR THE SURGERY, THE SURGERY AND POST SURGERY PROCEDURES WERE DONE PROFESSIONALLY. ALL MY APPOINTMENTS FIT IN WITH MY SCHEDULES. HIS STAFF WAS VERY COURTEOUS AND WOULD REPLY TO ANY QUESTIONS IN A EXPEDIATE MANNER. I WOULD...more
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DR. RICHMOND IS A VERY KIND AND GENTLE MAN. HE IS WISE AND KNOWLEDGEABLE ABOUT ALL THE TYPES OF TREATMENT YOU MAY NEED. EVERYTHING IS COMPLETELY EXPLAINED TO YOU SO THAT YOU UNDERSTAND WHAT NEEDS TO BE DONE.
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