Dr. Richard Childress, MD

Dr. Richard Childress, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
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Dr. Richard Childress, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism doctor who practices in Memphis, TN. He is 49 years old and has been practicing for 18 years.

5659 S Rex Rd

Memphis, TN 38119

Contact Information

(901) 763-3636

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MultiPlan
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
high
more than 82% of peers
Vitamin D Deficiency
normal
more than 77% of peers
Hypothyroidism
normal
more than 74% of peers

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Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
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Board Certifications

Dr. Childress does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Goiter
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Osteoporosis
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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

  • Louisiana State University School Of Medicine In Shreveport
    Medical School | Graduated 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Childress has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Childress has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Childress' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Childress to family and friends
5.0
based on 7 total reviews
Dr. Childress' 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. Childress accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Childress has admitting privileges

Baptist Memorial Hospital - Memphis
6019 Walnut Grove Rd
Memphis, TN 38120
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