Dr. Richard Edgin, MD

Dr. Richard Edgin, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 67
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Dr. Richard Edgin, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Columbus, OH and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine in 1976 and specializes in gastroenterology.

85 McNaughten Rd

Columbus, OH 43213

Contact Information

(614) 754-5500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hemorrhoids
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Edgin'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Edgin "Dr. Richard Edgin founded Columbus Gastroenterology in 1981, which merged with two other practices to form Ohio Gastroenterology Group in 1996. Dr. Edgin is board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology and has been practicing medicine for more than 30 years."

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

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

77  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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 Texas
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1973
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Ohio State University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Ohio State University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Ohio State University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Edgin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Edgin's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Edgin to family and friends
14 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Edgin's 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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

NEVER! He is the most rude, arrogant, and self centered doctor I have ever seen! He literally YELLED at me for over 10 mins because I questioned his research and diagnosis. He refused to explain things to me again even though I have a neurological disorder that make my thought process slow. He...more
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I saw Dr. Edgin for a consultation; I was extremely impressed with him. He was very personable, informative, very knowledgeable, and kind. He took his time with me, and in fact spent between 40-45 minutes with me in the exam room. With most Doctors, patients are lucky if they receive 10-15 minutes,...more
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Dr. Edgin is always very genuine, helpful, knowledgeable, and really seems to care about his patients.
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It took forever to get an appointment with the doctor. He spent a few minutes with me after waiting for a long time. His office failed to get a pre- approval from my insurance company for my first procedure. The second one, I had to call them numerous times to get them to contact my insurance...more
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Excellent in his field, but very hard to reach in emergency situations or if you have questions.
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