Dr. Richard Deshazo, MD

Dr. Richard Deshazo, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 73
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Dr. Richard Deshazo, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Jackson, MS and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from University of Alabama At Birmingham in 1971 and specializes in geriatric medicine and rheumatology.

2500 N State St

Jackson, MS 39216

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Hypogammaglobulinemia
very high
more than 93% of peers
Immunodeficiency Syndromes
very high
more than 91% of peers
Chronic Sinusitis
high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Deshazo'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

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Rheumatology

3  Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
    Accredited by: American Board of Allergy & Immunology*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

100  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Testing for Hypersensitivity to Insects
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Joint Drainage
  • Rhinoscopy
  • Skin Biopsy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Mississippi.

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 Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Chldns Hosp/u Ala
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Walter Reed Genl Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Walter Reed Army Institute Reg
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Walter Reed Gen Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Deshazo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Deshazo's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Deshazo to family and friends
6 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

Dr. Deshazo's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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