Dr. Richard Drude, MD

Dr. Richard Drude, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Richard Drude, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Covington, LA. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans and specializes in gastroenterology.

69150 Highway 190 Service Rd

Covington, LA 70433

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Drude performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Diarrhea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ulcer
very high
more than 98% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Drude'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.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

79  Conditions Treated

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9  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Manometry
  • Pyloromyotomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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 Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Earl K Long Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Drude has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Drude's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Drude to family and friends
21 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Drude's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I had an appointment scheduled on Oct 16, 2017 at 1:15 PM. This was scheduled three years ago by his staff. I arrived at 1:PM and found the office closed and was informed by a business next door Dr. Drude had retired. I was taken aback by this news as I didn't receive any call or email that the...more
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Dr. Drude was so awesome I really I enjoyed my visit , funny someone told he was rude. Well they were wrong he was the nicest Dr. I ever went to. I enjoyed my visit had to bring my granddaughter with me he is so kind to kids even she loved him. He explained everything, hetook time with you. Good...more
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