Dr. Richard Deshazo, MD

Geriatric Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 72
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Dr. Richard Deshazo, MD
Dr. Richard Deshazo, MD is a geriatric medicine doctor who practices in Jackson, MS. He is 72 years old and has been practicing for 46 years. Dr. Deshazo is affiliated with University of Mississippi Medical Center.

2500 N State St

Jackson, MS 39216

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Dr. Richard Deshazo, MD

Dr. Richard Deshazo, MD

Accepted insurance

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

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Dr. Deshazo's Experience

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Dr. Deshazo's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Geriatric Medicine
  • Board certified in Allergy & Immunology, Internal Medicine and Rheumatology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Rheumatology
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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*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Allergic Disorders
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Angioedema
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Adults
  • Asthma in Children
  • Asthma in Pregnancy
  • Asthma-Related Cough
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bronchitis
  • Bursitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Common Variable Immune Deficiency (CVID)
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatitis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Drug Allergy
  • Dry Eyes
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Eosinophilia
  • Exercise-Induced Asthma
  • Eye Infections
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hives
  • Hypogammaglobulinemia
  • Immune Deficiency
  • Immunodeficiency Syndromes
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rash
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sinus Disorders
  • Sinus Polyp
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Skin Infections
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Sulfonamide Allergy
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Testing for Hypersensitivity to Insects
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Rhinoscopy
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Deshazo to family and friends
4.6
based on 5 total reviews
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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Dr. Deshazo accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Deshazo has admitting privileges

University of Mississippi Medical Center
2500 N State St
Jackson, MS 39216
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