Dr. Richard Holmes, MD

Dr. Richard Holmes, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
64 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Richard Holmes, MD is a family medicine specialist in Provo, UT and has been practicing for 29 years. He specializes in family medicine.

Cottontree Family Practice

2230 N University Pkwy Ste 1A

Provo, UT 84604
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Deseret Mutual (DMBA)
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Medicaid
  • PEHP
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield of Utah
  • SelectHealth

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Dr. Holmes' Experience

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

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Holmes "In order to provide valuable care to families, I believe that the three most essential priorities are: Kindness, Competence, and Compassion."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

58  Conditions Treated


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25  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dermatology Procedure
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • FAA Physical Examination
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Laceration Repair
  • Lipomas Sebacious Cyst Removal
  • Mole Removal
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vasectomy
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Utah.

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.


  • University of Washington
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • Ponce School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Oregon Health Sciences University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Oregon Health Sciences University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Holmes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Timpanogos Regional Hospital

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Patient Safety Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Holmes is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Holmes' Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Holmes' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

This doctor is the best doctor I have ever seen! He spends time answering my questions and truly cares about me and my family! Extremely knowledgeable and not afraid to believe in homeopathic options. When I was in preterm labor he abandoned his vacation drove all the way from St. George and came...more
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Dr Holmes is an AMAZING Doctor, he delivered both our children at UVRMC. He really cares about his patients and he takes the time to make sure all of your questions are answered, if he doesn't know the answer to a question, he acknowledges that and he is willing to do some homework and find an...more
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