Dr. Richard Alford, MD

Dr. Richard Alford, MD

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General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
60 y/o
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Dr. Richard Alford, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Bryan, TX. He is 60 years old and has been practicing for 33 years. Dr. Alford is affiliated with CHI St. Joseph Health Regional Hospital.

CHI St Joseph Health General Surgery - GBSA

2700 E 29th St Ste 105

Bryan, TX 77802
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Accepted insurance

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

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Care Philosophy

CHI St. Joseph Health practitioners proudly provide personalized care at every stage of life. Our physicians and clinicians emphasize preventative medicine, tending to the physical, mental, and emotional health of our patients. We believe in the value of life-long partnerships between patients, families, and providers in order to deliver you compassionate healthcare, closer to home.
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Dr. Alford's Experience

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Dr. Alford's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
1

Conditions Treated

  • Obesity
9

Procedures

  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gastrotomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Stomach Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • University Of Texas/ Arlington Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Phoenix Integrated Surgery Res Program
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Phoenix Integrated Surgery Res Program
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • American College Of Surgeons
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alford has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Alford does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Alford and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

CHI St. Joseph Health Regional Hospital

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Outstanding Patient Experience Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Alford is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Alford's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alford to family and friends
4.3
based on 6 total reviews
Dr. Alford's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Alford accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Alford has admitting privileges

CHI St. Joseph Health Regional Hospital
2801 Franciscan Dr
Bryan, TX 77802
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