Dr. Jeremy Richmon, MD

Dr. Jeremy Richmon, MD

Head & Neck Surgical Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 44
Dr. Jeremy Richmon, MD is a head & neck surgical oncology specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Univ Of Rochester Sch Of Med & Dentistry in 2001 and specializes in head & neck surgical oncology, otolaryngic skull base surgery, and more.Read his story

243 Charles St

Boston, MA 02114

Contact Information

(617) 573-3669

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Commonwealth Care
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Health Net
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Richmon performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Oral Cancer
very high
more than 93% of peers
Tongue Cancer
very high
more than 89% of peers
Head and Neck Surgery
more than 86% of peers

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Dr. Richmon's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Richmon "Dr. Jeremy Richmon is a fellowship-trained head and neck surgeon who specializes in head and neck cancer and microvascular reconstruction. A 2001 graduate of the University of Rochester School of Medicine, Dr. Richmon completed his residency in otolaryngology at the University of California, San Diego, in 2007, and a clinical fellowship in head/neck oncology, microvascular reconstruction, and skull base surgery at Mass. Eye and Ear/Harvard Medical School in 2008. He joined the faculty at Johns Hopkins in 2008 and served as the Director of the Head and Neck Surgery Robotic Program until joining the Mass. Eye and Ear Head and Neck Division as a Clinical Associate and the Harvard Medical School faculty in 2016. Dr. Richmon has become a pioneer in minimally-invasive robotic techniques in the head and neck. He was the first surgeon to perform transoral robotic surgery at Johns Hopkins in 2009 and developed a robust head and neck robotic surgery program of international renown. He has collaborated with engineers and computer scientists to bring the next generation of robotics into the clinical realm and began the robotic thyroid surgery program at Johns Hopkins. Dr. Richmon was also the first surgeon in the United States to perform transoral robotic thyroidectomy, a technique he helped develop. Throughout his career, Dr. Richmon has actively participated in resident and fellow education and has been responsible for the development of residency training curriculums specific to head and neck robotic surgery. He sits on the editorial advisory board for Gland Surgery as well as various national head and neck oncology and reconstructive committees. He has been an invited speaker at national and international meetings and has published more than 65 peer-reviewed papers. Dr. Richmon's clinical interests include head and neck cancer, skull base surgery, robotic surgery, and microvascular reconstruction of the head and neck. His research interests include microvascular reconstructive techniques of head and neck defects, robotic surgery, and minimally invasive approaches to head and neck problems."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Richmon "Dr. Jeremy Richmon is a fellowship-trained head and neck surgeon at Mass. Eye and Ear, specializing in head and neck cancer and microvascular reconstruction."

4  Specialties

  • Head & Neck Surgical Oncology
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Otolaryngic Skull Base Surgery
  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

67  Conditions Treated

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41  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cleft Palate Repair (Palatoplasty)
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Facelift
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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.


  • Amherst College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • Univ Of Rochester Sch Of Med & Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • University Of California At San Diego
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Univ Of California San Diego Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Mass Eye & Ear Inf-Harvard Med Sch
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Richmon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Richmon's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Richmon to family and friends
19 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Richmon's 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 (4)

Thank you to Dr. Richmon and their staff for amazing care provided to me. I would highly recommend him to any one! Upon making contact with his office they were very responsive in giving me an initial appointment, and follow ups as well. Scheduled me for surgery quickly and provided detailed...more
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Amanda, we are glad you had such a wonderful experience with Dr. Richmon and his team!

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Dr. Richmon's expert care made our decision to drive from Western Massachusetts to MEEI well worth the effort. Dr. Richmon's skill and knowledge reassured both my husband and me as we navigated through a stressful medical diagnosis and eventual surgery. We feel very fortunate to have had such a...more
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I saw Dr. Richmon for the removal of a lipoma from my left chin area which I had for many years and it was slow growing. Dr. Richmon opined that with the help of Robotic surgery the lipoma can be removed with only two tiny incisions in the left ear area; which he did successfully with his immense...more
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I couldn't ask for a better docter than Dr Richmon. I had surgery and now follow ups. i would highly recommend dr richmon to anyone needing this type of professional help.
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