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Dr. Richard Garvin, MD

Internal Medicine ·  Male · Age 76

Dr. Garvin

Star Medical Group

429 Nissan Dr Ste 100 Smyrna, TN 37167

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Dr. Richard Garvin, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Smyrna, TN and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Centro De Estudios Universitarios Xochicalco-Campus Ensenada, Escuela De Medicina in 1982 and specializes in internal medicine.


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Dr. Garvin's conditions and procedures:

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electrocardiogram
  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Acid Reflux
  • Acne
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Advance Directive End of Life Planning
  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anxiety
  • Arterial Doppler Ultrasound
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Blood Sugar Monitoring
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchitis
  • Bursitis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • CDL Physical Examination
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Diseases
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Color Doppler Flow Imaging
  • Confusion
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound
  • Diarrhea
  • Diet Counseling
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Infection
  • Echocardiography
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Employment Physical Examination
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Epilepsy
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Executive Physical Examination
  • Extremity Ultrasound
  • Family Counseling
  • Family Planning Services
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastroparesis
  • Gout
  • Gynecological Examination
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Insurance Physical Examination
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Kidney Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Laceration Repair
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Metabolic Disorders
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Obesity
  • Occupational Injuries
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Otitis Media
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Perimenopause
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pneumonia
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Prostatitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Ringworm
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Allergy
  • Skin Infections
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Injections
  • Spirometry
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprain
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stress Test
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Ulcer
  • Ultrasound
  • Ultrasound, Abdominal Aortic
  • Ultrasound, Cardiac
  • Ultrasound, Pelvic
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Venous Doppler (Legs and Arms)
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Weight Loss
  • Wellness Examination
  • Worker's Compensation Evaluations
  • Work-Related Injuries
  • Wound Care and Management
  • X-Ray

About Me

Care Philosophy

To consistently provide our patients and the community with the best value in high quality, comprehensive medical care.

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

Meharry Medical Clinic
Residency Hospital
Meharry Medical College School Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
1982
Centro De Estudios Universitarios Xochicalco-Campus Ensenada, Escuela De Medicina
Medical School
1982

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Garvin's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Garvin

4.1

Based on 13 reviews

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Primary care physician for a number of years. The diagnosis and attention to detail has always been excellent. His referrals, when necessary, have been to the best providers for the situation. This is one of the best physicians that I have ever had.
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