Dr. Peter Rigby, MD

Dr. Peter Rigby, MD

Neurotology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Peter Rigby, MD is a neurotology specialist in Richmond, VA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in neurotology and ear, nose, and throat.Read his story

3450 Mayland Ct

Richmond, VA 23233

Contact Information

(804) 484-3700

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Ear Ache
very high
more than 99% of peers
Perforated Eardrum
very high
more than 99% of peers
Outer Ear Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Rigby's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Rigby's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Rigby "A native of New Orleans, Dr. Rigby graduated from the University of Virginia Medical School. He completed a surgical internship at the Medical College of Virginia and his resident training at Louisiana State University Health Science Center in New Orleans. Following a National Institute of Health research fellowship in otology, Dr. Rigby completed a fellowship in otology, neurotology and skull base surgery at University of California San Francisco. Dr. Rigby is Board Certified by the American Academy of Otolaryngology in both otolaryngology and neurotology. Dr. Rigby is married and has 3 children. In his spare time he enjoys coaching lego robotics and playing chess."

2  Specialties

  • Neurotology
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

72  Conditions Treated


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17  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Cochlear Implant Insertion
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Med College Va
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Lsu School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University Of California San Francisco
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rigby has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rigby's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rigby to family and friends
6 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Rigby's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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