Dr. Joanne Richards, MD

Dr. Joanne Richards, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Female  |  
Age 54
(44)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Joanne Richards, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology doctor who practices in Hollywood, FL. She is 54 years old and has been practicing for 25 years.

1150 N 35th Ave Ste 405

Hollywood, FL 33021

Contact Information

(954) 961-9993

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
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more than 90% of peers
Uterine Fibroids
high
more than 86% of peers
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
normal
more than 84% of peers

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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Breech Position
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Chlamydia Infections
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Endometriosis
  • Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Gonorrhea Infections
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hemorrhage from Placenta Previa
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Miscarriages
  • Multiple Gestation
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Perimenopause
  • Placenta Previa
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Thrombosis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Venous Thrombosis and Phlebitis in Pregnancy

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Birth Control
  • C-Section
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

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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.

Education

  • Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Columbia Presbyn Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Columbia Presbyn Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Richards has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Richards' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Richards to family and friends
3.4
based on 44 total reviews (8 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (44)

  • 5
    (23)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (15)

Dr. Richards' Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Pompano Beach, FL |
I have been a patient of Dr. Richards for 20+yrs. She is undeniably the best OB/GYN I've had-the other doctors I went to prior to her were terrible. Dr. Richards and her team are compassionate, gives ample time during the exam to address any concerns/questions, and respects my thoughts/desires on...more
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Hollywood, FL |
I went to her admin. Staff was very courteous. Dr Richards for the fist time. I waited a little, she apologized for the wait. Examine me , gave me some suggestions. I will return. She seemed experienced.
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in Hallandale, FL |
First visit. Prompt, friendly, efficient staff and doctor, Highly recommend them. Dr. Richards was great.
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Ft Lauderdale, FL |
My experience was horrible! I was treated like a number. Dr. Richards was rushed with me. After spending on average over an hour in the waiting room and 20 minutes the exam room, she was finished with me in 5 minutes, without apologies. And I always booked the 1st appointment! Not the way to treat...more
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Pembroke Pines, Florida |
Super uncaring, the doctor and her staff. Even though she promised me that she will be delivering my child on a Saturday if it comes down to it so that I wouldn't have to use the male doctor from her firm, she didn't show up. To my extreme surprise, my husband ran into her at the lobby right after...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Richards accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
    Select HMO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Richards has admitting privileges

Memorial Hospital West
703 N Flamingo Rd
Pembroke Pines, FL 33028
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Memorial Regional Hospital
3501 Johnson St
Hollywood, FL 33021
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