Dr. Ken Richards, MD

Dr. Ken Richards, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Ken Richards, MD is a general surgery specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in general surgery and surgery.

1634 W Polk St Ste C

Chicago, IL 60612

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Dr. Richards' Experience

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Dr. Richards' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Richards "Relationships with referring physicians and patients are important to me. I am committed to being available, providing compassionate and respectful care, and timely communication to referring physicians."

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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

  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Richards has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Richards does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Richards and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Richards' Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Richards to family and friends
6 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
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Dr. Richards' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Richard cared for my mother who was diagnosed with breast cancer. He is one of the best doctors I have encountered. He was very patient, discussed the treatment step by step, was always available for calls or walk-ins and always demonstrated a sense of urgency when caring for my mother. Dr....more
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