Dr. Richard Federspiel, MD

Dr. Richard Federspiel, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Dr. Richard Federspiel, MD is a dermatologist in West Lafayette, IN and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from Indiana University / School Of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in dermatology.

915 Sagamore Pkwy W

West Lafayette, IN 47906

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 96% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 96% of peers
very high
more than 95% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

62  Conditions Treated

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9  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.


  • Indiana University / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Federspiel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Federspiel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Federspiel to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Federspiel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

New to the area, had seen other dermatologist but never treated like this before! He is the best when it comes to explaining the problem, what he proposes to do, along with detailed spoken and written instructions to take home. Extremely nervous on my first visit as I usually am with doctors,...more
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The doctor walked out of the room after 5 minutes, without informing me what to do, so I walked to the front desk. The receptionist waived my fees after I told her he'd walked out on me after meeting with me for 5 minutes and letting me know the office visit would cost less than $50. I said, You're...more
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