Dr. Donald Richardson, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 86
(8)
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Dr. Donald Richardson, MD
Dr. Donald Richardson, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Covington, LA. He is 86 years old and has been practicing for 60 years. Dr. Richardson is affiliated with East Jefferson General Hospital.

1200 Pinnacle Pkwy Ste 7

Covington, LA 70433

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Dr. Donald Richardson, MD

Dr. Donald Richardson, MD

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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

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Dr. Richardson's Experience

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Dr. Richardson's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Neurosurgery
  • Board certified in Neurosurgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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Procedures

  • Brain Surgery
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block

Background Check

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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

  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1957
  • Charity Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1958
  • Charity Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1962
  • Ochsner Fdn Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1960
  • Va Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1961

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Richardson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Richardson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Richardson to family and friends
4.0
based on 8 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Richardson's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in LAke Charles , La. 70611 |
Greatest Dr. I have ever been to for my personal heath care. He like a father to me, and takes his time to explain your conditions and options with you!! HE CARES ABOUT HIS PATIENTS. Passionate man, He has treated my Mother and Father also
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Dr. Richardson accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Richardson has admitting privileges

East Jefferson General Hospital
4200 Houma Blvd
Metairie, LA 70006
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