Dr. Paul Richardson, MD

Dr. Paul Richardson, MD

Urology  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. Paul Richardson, MD is an urology specialist in Waterloo, IA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Howard Univ Coll Of Med in 1983 and specializes in urology.

3410 Kimball Ave

Waterloo, IA 50702

Contact Information

(319) 272-3835

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

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

Balanoposthitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Urinary Incontinence
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bladder Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

55  Conditions Treated

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18  Procedures

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Cystometry
  • Cystotomy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Prostate Removal
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Howard Univ Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Howard University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Howard University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Richardson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Richardson's Reviews

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Richardson to family and friends
19 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Richardson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Richardson has a very distinct voice. So distinct in fact that I overheard his entire conversation about golf while I sat in my exam room, unattended, for 40 minutes. I eventually walked to a desk and informed them that I hadn't yet been seen. Overheard Dr. being informed, stating that I was...more
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Well… I went in for a prostate checkup when I a sleight elevation of the PSAs on a recent blood test. Ended up getting a biopsy done (results were negative), and I thought Dr. Richardson was excellent, prompt, clear, providing good explanations and insight, and I'd recommend him to anybody.
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Dr gave me zero instructions for providing samples after vasectomy. I took samples into his office and his nurse had to explain to me that they needed to be delivered to the hospital instead of the office. She also explained to me they need to be one month apart and delivered to the lab within one...more
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I'm here for a follow up appointment and have been waiting for 2 hours between the waiting room and exam room. Overall experience is very unsatisfactory.
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