Dr. Richard Locicero, MD

Dr. Richard Locicero, MD

Hematology  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. Richard Locicero, MD is a hematology specialist in Gainesville, GA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in hematology, hospice & palliative medicine, and more.

705 Jesse Jewell Pkwy SE Ste 390

Gainesville, GA 30501

Contact Information

(770) 297-5700

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Anemia
very high
more than 98% of peers
Blood Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Locicero'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.

Care Philosophy

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3  Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

4  Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

84  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Keesler Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Keesler Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Wilford Hall Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Locicero has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Locicero's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Locicero to family and friends
8 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

We started out okay but I was alarmed when he doesn't believe in doing a lot of scans. How are we supposed to know if the cancer is progressing? Lately we have not been able to get in to see him but are given a nurse instead. This is not acceptable as we have been been dealing with cancer for...more
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I have been going to Dr Locicero since September 2014 for Non-Hodgen Lymphoma. He is a wonderful doctor.
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His unwillingness to TAKE THE TIME to listen to the patient resulted in her near death not once but twice, due to complications from his treatments. A different doctor stepped in just in time on both occasions. I absolutely would not recommend this practice to anyone.
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