Dr. Richard Manch, MD

Dr. Richard Manch, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
74 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Richard Manch, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine in 1971 and specializes in gastroenterology and hepatology.

SJHMC Center for Liver Disease and Hepatobiliary Disease

500 W Thomas Rd Ste 900

Phoenix, AZ 85013
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • Triwest
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas


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Hepatitis C
more than 87% of peers
Viral Hepatitis
more than 87% of peers
more than 86% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Manch "My mission, along with the St. Joseph Medical Group, is to focus on innovative clinical care and the pursuit of excellence through scholarly activities.  This allows me to provide patients with state-of-the-art patient services and exceptional patient experiences."


  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Transplant Hepatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

Conditions Treated


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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • State University of New York At Buffalo
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1965
  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Buffalo General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Maricopa Integrated Health System
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • University of New Mexico / Main Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Manch has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dignity Health - St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence

Hospital Quality Award

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

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Dr. Manch's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Manch to family and friends
based on 22 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

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Dr. Manch's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

He is a fantastic Physician. He has experience and he and his staff are skillful and really care. I feel fortunate to be a patient.
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Dr. Manch's staff made a HUGE error regarding a "confirmed" appointment for my husband. We drove from LHC, AZ to PHX AZ (3 1/2+ hour drive). Once we arrived, the guard directed us to the doctor's office. To our shock, the office was closed. After leaving a post-it note on the office computer,...more
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I have the privilege of being treated by Dr. Manch for liver disease that developed over a thirty year period due to catching Hep-C, before they knew it existed, back in 1977-78 while working in the Emergency Room at US Army's hospital while stationed in Kaiserslautern, Germany..... He is one...more
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I love Dr. Richard Manch!! He is the best of the best!! Dr. Manch is a caring doctor, he listens to his patience; gives his time patiently and is always positive!! I am truly grateful to have Dr. Manch as my doctor!! Thank you Dr. Manch for everything!!! L. Turtenwald
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I trust Dr. Manch more than any doctor I've ever seen. He cares and he is up-to-date on the latest research. He doesn't mind spending time listening to questions and he explains in as much (or as little) detail as you want. The office staff is efficient and when you walk out the door, you will have...more
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