Dr. Richard Hwang, MD

Dr. Richard Hwang, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 74
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Dr. Richard Hwang, MD is a dermatologist in Woodbridge, VA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Pusan National University, College Of Medicine in 1967 and specializes in dermatology.

2022 Opitz Blvd Ste A

Woodbridge, VA 22191

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
very high
more than 99% of peers
Fungal Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
Herpes Simplex Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Hwang'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*

36  Conditions Treated

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9  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Pusan National University, College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1967
  • Evang Deaconess Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Med College Of Wisconsin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Providence Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Walter Reed Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hwang has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Japanese
  • Korean

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hwang's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hwang to family and friends
23 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Hwang's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Only go there if you don't mind waiting for more than an hour past your appointment time. And to make matters worst they took in a walk-in before me. The staff was no help at all when questioned about the delay and there only response was we do what the doctors say.
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I have seen Dr. Hang, several times over the years. He has always had a perfect diagnosis of the problem and taken care of it immediately. I feel very confident in this man, and trust him implicitly. If you want an experienced Doctor, he's your man. I pray that he never retires.
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Patients beware! I had an age spot frozen off a few months ago by Dr. Hwang (non-cancerous, cosmetic reasons only) and now the spot has turned into a dark ring with no pigmentation left in the center. There is also an indentation in the skin due to freezing off too many layers of skin. Instead of...more
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