Dr. David Ricker, MD

Dr. David Ricker, MD

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Pediatric Pulmonology  |  
Male  |  
59 y/o
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Dr. David Ricker, MD is a pediatric pulmonology doctor who practices in Tacoma, WA. He is 59 years old and has been practicing for 34 years. Read his story

Pediatrics Northwest

316 Martin Luther King Jr Way Ste 212

Tacoma, WA 98405
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Accepted insurance

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

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Dr. Ricker's Experience

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Dr. Ricker's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatric Pulmonology
  • Board certified in Pediatric Pulmonology, Pediatrics and Sleep Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Ricker's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ricker "Dr. Ricker has been acknowledged in the Best Doctors in America database. Dr. Ricker stays active by spending time with his wife Brenda and their six great kids. For fun he likes to ski, bicycle and travel."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ricker ""I chose pediatrics as a career because I love kids. I provide the best possible care, recognizing the value of the family. My patients are my primary concern.""
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Specialties

  • Pediatric Pulmonology
  • Pediatric Sleep Medicine
  • Pediatrics
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Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Pulmonology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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

  • University of Arizona
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Ucsd Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Chldns Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ricker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ricker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ricker to family and friends
1.0
based on 1 review

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

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Dr. Ricker's Performance

Trustworthiness
FAIR
Explains condition(s) well
POOR
Answers Questions
POOR
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Ricker accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Preferred Provider Network PPN

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Hospitals where Dr. Ricker has admitting privileges

St. Joseph Medical Center
1717 S J St
Tacoma, WA 98405
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MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital
315 Martin Luther King Jr Way
Tacoma, WA 98405
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