Dr. Richard Blanchard, MD

Dr. Richard Blanchard, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
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Age 72
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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 New York State U, School Of Medicine-Buffalo in 1972 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & 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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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Blanchard's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diabetes Type 1
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blanchard treats Diabetes Type 1 more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Blanchard treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Obesity
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very high

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Dr. Blanchard treats Obesity more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Blanchard treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Thyroid Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blanchard treats Thyroid Disease more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Blanchard treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Blanchard's conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Acromegaly and Gigantism
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Adrenal Insufficiency
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Conn's Syndrome
Continuous Glucose Monitoring
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Insipidus
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Female Infertility
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Gynecomastia
Hashimoto's Disease
Hyperaldosteronism
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypopituitarism
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
Obesity
Obesity Counseling
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Overweight
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Retina Diseases
Rickets
Symptomatic Menopause
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroiditis
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Blanchard, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Saint Petersburg, FL and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from New York State U, School Of Medicine-Buffalo in 1972 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1977
    University At Buffalo-State University Of New York
    Fellowship Hospital
    1977
  • 1975
    Baltimore City-Johns Hopkin
    Residency Hospital
    1975
  • 1973
    Baltimore City-Johns Hopkin
    Internship Hospital
    1973
  • 1972
    New York State U, School Of Medicine-Buffalo
    Medical School
    1972

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Dr. Blanchard's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Blanchard

2.8

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
35%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
5%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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(10)

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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...Read 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...Read More
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Morton Plant Hospital

Clearwater, FL

Saint Anthony's Hospital

Saint Petersburg, FL

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