Dr. Richard Gibbs, MD

Dr. Richard Gibbs, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 79
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Dr. Richard Gibbs, MD is a dermatologist in Memphis, TN and has been practicing for 49 years. He graduated from Meharry Med Coll Sch Of Med in 1969 and specializes in dermatology.

1215 Poplar Ave

Memphis, TN 38104

Contact Information

(901) 274-8668

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Top Care Areas

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

Keloid Scar
very high
more than 97% of peers
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
very high
more than 95% of peers
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Gibbs'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.

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

27  Conditions Treated

7  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion

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

  • Meharry Med Coll Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • Usphs
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Howard University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Tennessee
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gibbs has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gibbs' Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gibbs to family and friends
22 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Gibbs' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Gibbs had consistently help me control psoriasis for many, many years. I believe in him! Cravin Turnage
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I agree that he is very rude, but his products works well. Been going to him for years and he has always been the same , not a people person at all. I only go for his PSG products and recently went by to purchase some and the doors were closed. HE CLINIC IS SHUT DOWN! without any warning or notice...more
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I had red painful bumps , many of them under both arm pits. My pcp thought they were boils, after he treated me and they kept popping up, he referred me to Dr. Gibbs. Dr. Gibbs upon looking at these bumps immediately knew what they were and prescribed the correct treatment. It was expensive but got...more
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Dr Gibbs was very professional - too professional. No bedside manner. I got the impression that he did not want to listen to me and was in a hurry to leave the room after a few minutes of his diagnosis. He told me what I had been doing without listening to what I HAD been doing.
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He is extremely quiet, which is never good for any type of doctor. I recently went in because I had a problem with my eczema and I told him of the cream I had been using that works GREAT for me, but I recently ran out and needed him to prescribe me the cream again. However, he decided that another...more
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