Dr. Lisa Richards, MD

Dr. Lisa Richards, MD

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Internal Medicine  ·  
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51 y/o
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Dr. Lisa Richards, MD is an internal medicine specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 25 years. She specializes in internal medicine.Read her story

Ochsner Center for Primary Care and Wellness

1401 Jefferson Hwy

New Orleans, LA 70121
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Network
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • Employers Health Network
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Health Payors Organization

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Dr. Richards' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Richards "Dr. Richards earned her medical degree from LSU and completed her internship at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia, and her residency at Ochsner. She is board certified in internal medicine and has been on staff at Ochsner since 1996."

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

168  Conditions Treated

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16  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

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

  • Lsu School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Emory University Hospital & Clinics
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Richards has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Korean
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog
  • Vietnamese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Richards' Reviews

2.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Richards to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

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Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
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Dr. Richards' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

My advice.....find another doctor!
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