Dr. Richard Blanchard, MD

Dr. Richard Blanchard, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
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Dr. Richard Blanchard, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Saint Petersburg, FL and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from U OF BUFFALO SUNY SCH OF MED & BIOMEDICAL SCI in 1972 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and endocrinology & metabolism.

620 10th St N Ste 3E

Saint Petersburg, FL 33705

Contact Information

(727) 824-8251

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Obesity
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoporosis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Diabetes Type 2
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Blanchard'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.

2  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Endocrinology & Metabolism

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

54  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling

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.

Education

  • U OF BUFFALO SUNY SCH OF MED & BIOMEDICAL SCI
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Baltimore City-Johns Hopkin
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Baltimore City-Johns Hopkin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • University at Buffalo - State University of New York
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Blanchard has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Blanchard's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Blanchard to family and friends
20 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Blanchard's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Answered my questions with clarity based upon numerous scientific references readily available upon request. I found his approach to be open to inquiry. I found his interaction with me to be wholly professional & business-like.
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I cannot recommend Dr. Blanchard due to a combination of his approach and his office's customer service. I find his personal manner to be condescending and felt like he was pushing me about using diet pills rather than listening to me about my symptoms. The diet pill would cost $300 a month, and...more
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I felt like nothing more then a paycheck totally cold void of actual care and feeling pretty much felt like he didnt even wanna do his job . Not to mention a staff of usually three on hand yet cant return calls or offer any real help when they are required . pretty a conductor asleep at the wheel...more
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