Dr. Paul Richard, MD

Dr. Paul Richard, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Dr. Paul Richard, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Naples, FL and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Tulane Univ Sch Of Med in 2008 and specializes in neurosurgery.

6101 Pine Ridge Rd # Desk

Naples, FL 34119

Contact Information

(239) 649-1662

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Subdural Hemorrhage
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
more than 98% of peers
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
very high
more than 97% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Richard does not have any board certifications listed.

48  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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18  Procedures

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.


  • Tulane Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2008

Awards & Recognition

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Paul Richard, MD
He seemed to be doing us a favor to see us. Cut and dry...rushed to get the appt.. over with..... Very arrogant, unsympathetic and disinterested. I would never recommend this Dr.”Ri-Chard”
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Sep 17, 2018
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Dr. Richard operated on my sister.. He has been very awesome during this whole process. I could not ask for a better doctor to be apart of her care. Thank you so much Dr. Richard
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Amazing doctor in Naples, FL – Aug 14, 2018
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Worse dr I’ve seen. Arrogant & nasty sums him up. After traveling 40 minutes for my appointment, I was told he was busy in surgery. When we met, no apology was offered. The guy gives no eye contact. While he was looking directly at my mri, I asked him to point on my back where it is. He said “does...Read More
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Donna in Marco island, FL – Aug 10, 2018
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Wish I would have read these reviews before ever seeing him. He intimidated me into having surgery saying I would wind up paralyzed if I didn’t have a cervical fusion ASAP. Pain after surgery not adequately controlled. Had to go to ER & was admitted & when he came in began yelling at me, accusing...Read More
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May 15, 2018
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Today I saw Dr. Richard. From the time I walked into the facility until I walked out, everyone was fantastic! Dr. Richard was very professional, but also friendly and explained what was going on with me. He is so knowledgeable about the DSS system that I have in my back and also Post Polio...Read More
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Cor-Nan Coldiron in La Belle, FL. – Apr 17, 2018
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