Dr. Denise Ricketts, MD

Dr. Denise Ricketts, MD

Family Medicine  ·  

Accepting new patients

Dr. Denise Ricketts, MD is a family medicine specialist in Okeechobee, FL and has been practicing for 6 years. She specializes in family medicine.Read her story

Treasure Coast Medical Specialists

1713 US Highway 441 N Ste C

Okeechobee, FL 34972
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Dr. Ricketts' Experience

Dr. Ricketts' 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
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Ricketts' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ricketts "Dr Ricketts received her medical degree from Ross University School of Medicine in Dominica. She completed her residency training at Memorial Health University program in Savannah, Georgia. Dr Ricketts is Board Certified in Family Medicine. She provides primary care to patients ages 7 and older."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

136  Conditions Treated

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14  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Physical Examination
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Ross
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Memorial Health University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ricketts has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ricketts' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ricketts to family and friends
37 total reviews (20 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (37)

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Dr. Ricketts' 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 (20)

My son has serious health issues. We made an appointment to see her and on the day of the appointment, she cancelled because she was sick. We rescheduled for another appointment which was now a full month from the first time we scheduled. They called and cancelled the day of the appointment AGAIN...more
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Dr. Ricketts is wonderful. Listen to me as a patient. Staff is very helpful in scheduling appointments, setting up referrals, and taking down important information.
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I love Dr. Ricketts. Dr. RIcketts is thorough and handles issues immediately. However one of her staff members does not know how to treat her patients and told me one day " yall all want yalls narcotics" as if getting pain medication refills automatically makes you a drug addict or pill head. For...more
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Dr. Ricketts is very caring about her patients and takes the time with them to answer any questions patients may have regarding their health, medications, etc.
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Dr. Ricketts is the best. She always has the best concern for her patients. Her office staff are wonderful too. I recommend her to every person looking for a PCP/Family doctor.
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