Dr. Richard Demir, MD

Dr. Richard Demir, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Male  |  
Age 59
(24)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Richard Demir, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology doctor who practices in Chandler, AZ. He is 59 years old and has been practicing for 33 years. Dr. Demir is affiliated with Gilbert Hospital and Florence Hospital at Anthem.

80 N McClintock Dr Ste 104

Chandler, AZ 85226

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • Cenpatico Behavioral Health
  • Cigna
  • 15 More

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Top Care Areas

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Uterine Diseases
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more than 35% of peers
Endometriosis
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more than 21% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Demir "I am the Director of the Multi-Disciplinary Pelvic Pain program at Desert Women's Care.  We have a state-of-the-art program to address the needs of women experiencing chronic pelvic pain. A team approach including Gynecology, Urology, Gastroenterology, Neurology, Pain Management, Physical Medicine / Rehabilitation, Psychology, Addictionology, Pharmacology and Physical Therapy is used to expeditiously diagnose the cause(s) of a patient's pain and effectively address each causative element simultaneously. The entire woman is evaluated and treated in a caring, sensitive environment with the express goal of returning her to optimal functionality as soon as possible."

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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery
  • Pain Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
22

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Adnexal Tumors
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Endometriosis
  • Endometriosis of Colon
  • Excessive Menstrual Bleeding
  • Inflammatory Pelvic Pain
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Miscarriages
  • Non-Inflammatory Pelvic Pain
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pelvic Organ Prolapse
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Sacrocolpopexy Prolapse
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
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Procedures

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • Cystoscopy
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Myomectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Presacral Neurectomy
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Tulane University Of Louisiana
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • Rush Med Coll Of Rush Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Mt Sanai Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Mt Sinai Hospital Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Guinness World Record for Largest Uterus Ever Removed Without Resorting to Laparotomy, 2008
  • Patients Choice Award- Vitals.com, 2009
  • Membership in 2 Kilo Club, 2008
Media & Publications
  • Suburban Doctor Breaks World Rrecord, 12/12/2008
  • Torsion of Fallopian Tube Remnant, 1989
  • Abstract-Cyclic hCG Secretion, 1986
  • Cyclic hCG secretion, 1986
  • Inguinal Sutureless Herniopllasty, 1999
  • Book Chapter-Methods for safe reduction of C-Section Rate, 1994
  • Sutureless Herniooplasty, 1997
  • Differentiating the acute scrotum, 1984
  • Abstract-Thrombo-elastogram Lupus Anticoagulant, 1986
  • Video-Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy, 1997
  • Assessment of IVF Media, 1989
  • Predictive value of hCG beta subunits, 1986
  • Abstract-Predictive Value of hCG beta subunits, 1986
  • Laparoscopic Combined Burch & Vagino-Sacropexy, 1997
  • Sutureless Hernioplasty, 1999
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy without X-Ray, 1997
  • Laparoscopic Burch & Vagino-Sacropexy, 1997
  • Antepartum Subdural Hematoma, 1989
  • Record Breaking Uterus, 12/13/2008

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Demir's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Demir to family and friends
2.9
based on 24 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Demir's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
Phoenix, AZ |
Demir Is smart and appears to study and understand medical journals, but that kind of too smart that has ZERO emotional intelligence. His Bedside manner and arrogance is maddening and can cause things to be missed. I just can't sacrifice my comfort for textbook smart. I need a doctor who listens.
in Dana Point, CA |
He's the best doctor ever!!!
in Scottsdale, AZ |
If you want a highly educated, skilled, and caring Physcian. Sometimes tough love is what you need.
in Gilbert, AZ |
Very rude! Terrible bedside manner. His answer to all of my questions was well, you just had surgery! He didn't even listen to me. I told him he wasn't very nice. He left the room, came back with my prescription, handed it to me and as he walked away he said, have a nice life! I was appalled!
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Dr. Demir accepts 24 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • American Republic
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Care 1st Health Plan
    AHCCCS with Prior Authorization
  • Cenpatico Behavioral Health
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Choice of Arizona
  • Health Net
    Health Net PPO
  • Health Net of Arizona, Inc.
    Health Net of Arizona HMO
  • Maricopa Health Plan
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • One Health
  • Phoenix Health Plan
  • SCAN Health Plan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Demir has admitting privileges

Florence Hospital at Anthem
4545 N Hunt Hwy
Florence, AZ 85132
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Gilbert Hospital
5656 S Power Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85295
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