Dr. Christopher Richards, MD

Dr. Christopher Richards, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 43
Dr. Christopher Richards, MD is a family medicine specialist in Gretna, LA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 2000 and specializes in family medicine.

175 Hector Ave Ste 100

Gretna, LA 70056

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Richards' Experience

Dr. Richards' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Richards does not have any board certifications listed.

81  Conditions Treated


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13  Procedures

  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • East Jefferson Gen Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Richards' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Richards to family and friends
15 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

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Dr. Richards' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr Richards has been my doctor for over 5 years, I find him to be very knowledgeable, caring and a very good doctor.
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We have been going to Dr. Richards for 11 years and refuse to see anyone else. He always listens to my concerns and is happy to answer all of my questions. My children are very comfortable with him as their doctor.
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