Dr. Richard Laughter, MD

Dr. Richard Laughter, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male
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Dr. Richard Laughter, MD is a psychiatry doctor who practices in Gallup, NM. He has been practicing for 19 years.

511 E Nizhoni Blvd

Gallup, NM 87301

Contact Information

(505) 722-2923

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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

Opioid Dependence
normal
more than 30% of peers
Psychiatric Evaluation
normal
more than 13% of peers
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
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more than 10% of peers

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Specialties

  • Psychiatry
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Board Certifications

Dr. Laughter does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizophrenia
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
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Procedures

  • Psychiatric Evaluation

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for New Mexico.

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

  • Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • University Of Nv School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Laughter has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Laughter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Laughter's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Laughter to family and friends
4.0
based on 4 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Laughter's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Gallup, NM |
ALWAYS GENUINE N CARING LOVE THAT THEY REMEMBER THEIR CLIENTS BY NAMES ATTITUDE ALWAYS IS GETTING IT DONE THANK YOU ALL FOR YOUR TIME AND WORK
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New York, NY |
He and his staff NEVER get back to you. He prescribed me something that was not formulary at all and despite several messages over a few weeks of trying to have him change the drug to something else, he never did. I finally was so desperate that I ended up paying $850 out of pocket to fill the...more
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in Gallup, NM |
I would highly recommend Dr.Laughter and his staff to anyone struggling with psychiatric problems and or Drug dependency problems in there life's. The staff there is so nice and understanding to there patients needs and with the rehabilitation that comes along with the recovery process. Thank...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Laughter accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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