Dr. Richard Fields, MD

Dr. Richard Fields, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 71
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Richard Fields, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Baxter, TN. He is 71 years old and has been practicing for 44 years. Dr. Fields is affiliated with Livingston Regional Hospital.

319 Broad St

Baxter, TN 38544

Contact Information

(931) 858-2116

Insurance Accepted

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Pulmonary Disease
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more than 66% of peers
Wound Repair
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more than 50% of peers
Stomach Diseases
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more than 49% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Fields does not have any board certifications listed.

38

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Aneurysm
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Fracture
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rib Fracture
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Lung Surgery
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • Temple Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Monmouth Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Monmouth Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Fields has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Fields has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fields' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fields to family and friends
5.0
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Dr. Fields' 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
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Fields accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Fields has admitting privileges

Livingston Regional Hospital
315 Oak St
Livingston, TN 38570
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