Dr. Heather Richmond, MD

Dr. Heather Richmond, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 38
Dr. Heather Richmond, MD is a dermatologist in Houston, TX. She graduated from University of California At Davis / School of Medicine and specializes in dermatology, pediatric dermatology, and more.Read her story

17756 Katy Fwy Ste G1

Houston, TX 77094

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • American Heritage
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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Itchy Skin
more than 89% of peers
more than 87% of peers
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
more than 84% of peers

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Dr. Richmond's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Richmond "Dr. Heather Mays Richmond attended college at Yale University where she graduated in 2002 cum laude with distinction in her major of molecular, cellular, and developmental biology. During her third year as a medical student at the University of California, Irvine School of Medicine, she was initiated into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. She graduated in the top 10% of her class with distinctions in both service and research. She went on to complete her internal medicine preliminary year internship at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, California. She completed her dermatology residency at the University of Texas at Houston/MD Anderson Cancer Center in 2011. Dr. Richmond is board certified with the American Board of Dermatology. She is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, American Medical Association, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery and the Texas and Houston Dermatological Society."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Richmond "Our goal is to provide state-of-the-art care, in a modern, comfortable and friendly environment. "

5  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Occupational Skin Diseases
  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Procedural Dermatology
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

38  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • Yale University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of California At Davis / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Cedar-Sinai Med Ctr/UCLA
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Heather Richmond, MD
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I've been seeing another dermatologist for several years now and was a little apprehensive trying a new physician. I'm glad that I went since I really like her and highly recommend. The office staff was friendly and everyone seemed like they were enjoying their jobs and happy. I'll definitely...Read More
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I was a patient of Dr. Richmond when she was with Katy Dermatology. I found her to be extremely thorough and aggressive when doing my full body checks for skin cancer. She found a mole that I would never have thought was even suspicious but she removed it and turns out it was a melanoma. I would...Read More
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