Dr. Randolph Richards, MD

Dr. Randolph Richards, MD

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Age 58
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Dr. Randolph Richards, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Clarksville, TN and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Univ Of Tn Hlth Sci Ctr in 1989 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat, audiology, and more.

787 Weatherly Dr Ste 200

Clarksville, TN 37043

Contact Information

(931) 647-1255

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • 28 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Chronic Tonsillitis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Tonsillitis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Tonsillectomy
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Richards'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.

3  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Audiology
  • Audiology (Hearing Aid Fitting)

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

75  Conditions Treated

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32  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • Univ Of Tn Hlth Sci Ctr
    Medical School | Graduated 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Richards has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Richards' Reviews

2.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Richards to family and friends
43 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (43)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (22)

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

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Positive...office staff very cordial Negative...doctor spent less than five minutes with me, was not well prepared at all
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My father-in-law went to Dr Richards for a constant earache. They had him sit on the exam table, the Dr entered the room asked what he was doing for the problem and never touched him. Didn't look at his throat, ears or anything else. No diagnosis or treatment. He told him to continue gargling salt...more
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I recently had turbinates reduction surgery by Dr. Richards. My impression of him is that he is skilled, honest, and dedicated. Frankly, I could see how certain sensitive people could feel a certain way about Dr. Richards. He's a straightforward person and is just not the type of doctor who is...more
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Dr. Richards is one of the worst doctors I have ever seen. His bedside manner is terrible and his medical competence is a joke. He not only destroyed my nose but ruined my quality of life. I am in constant pain everyday therefore I am unable to perform even the smallest of tasks anymore. I cannot...more
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Dr Richards has in my opinion one of the worst bed side manners of any doctor I have dealt with or surgeon for that matter. I have had several surgeries for different issues stemming from my military service and this guy is the absolute surgeon I have ever encountered. When he went in to fix my...more
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