Dr. Richard Garvin, MD

Dr. Richard Garvin, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
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Age 75
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Dr. Richard Garvin, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Smyrna, TN and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Centro De Estudios Universitarios Xochicalco-Campus Ensenada, Escuela De Medicina in 1982 and specializes in internal medicine.

429 Nissan Dr Ste 100

Smyrna, TN 37167

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • 13 More

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Dr. Garvin's Experience

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Dr. Garvin's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Garvin "To consistently provide our patients and the community with the best value in high quality, comprehensive medical care."

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

154  Conditions Treated

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51  Procedures

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electrocardiogram
  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Advance Directive End of Life Planning
  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Arterial Doppler Ultrasound
  • Blood Sugar Monitoring
  • Breath Testing
  • Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • CDL Physical Examination
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Color Doppler Flow Imaging
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound
  • Diet Counseling
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Employment Physical Examination
  • Executive Physical Examination
  • Extremity Ultrasound
  • Family Counseling
  • Family Planning Services
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gynecological Examination
  • Immunization
  • Insurance Physical Examination
  • Laceration Repair
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Soft Tissue Injections
  • Spirometry
  • Steroid Injection
  • Stress Test
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Ultrasound
  • Ultrasound, Abdominal Aortic
  • Ultrasound, Cardiac
  • Ultrasound, Pelvic
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid
  • Venous Doppler (Legs and Arms)
  • Wellness Examination
  • Worker's Compensation Evaluations
  • Wound Care and Management
  • X-Ray
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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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Garvin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Garvin's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Garvin to family and friends
13 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Garvin'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

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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