Dr. Richard Kates, MD

Dr. Richard Kates, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 73
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Dr. Richard Kates, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Farmington, CT and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1970 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

399 Farmington Ave Ste 230

Farmington, CT 06032

Contact Information

(860) 246-8568

Insurance Accepted

  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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

Yeast Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Birth Control
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Kates'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

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

56  Conditions Treated

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27  Procedures

  • Birth Control
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginosis Screening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Los Angeles Co Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Boston Womens Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kates has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kates' Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kates to family and friends
10 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Kates' 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
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