Dr. Richard McConnaughy, MD

Dr. Richard McConnaughy, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 80
Dr. Richard McConnaughy, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Colorado Springs, CO and has been practicing for 49 years. He graduated from University of Michigan Medical School in 1963 and specializes in geriatric medicine and internal medicine.

2610 Tenderfoot Hill St

Colorado Springs, CO 80906

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Low Blood Oxygen Level
more than 79% of peers
Limb Pain
more than 78% of peers
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
more than 71% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

126  Conditions Treated

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13  Procedures

  • Biopsy
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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.


  • American University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1959
  • University of Michigan Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1963
  • Hartford Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1964
  • George Washington University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1969

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. McConnaughy has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McConnaughy's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McConnaughy to family and friends
10 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. McConnaughy's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. McConnaughy is the best internist I have ever had. I have been a patient for more than 20 years. His depth of knowledge is phenomenal and he takes his time to explain in detail the ailments and required remedies. He has repeatedly corrected misdiagnosis made in ERs which have led to better...more
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I was fortunate enough to have had Dr. McConnaughy as my physician when he was practicing cardiology and geriactric in the state of Maryland. I was extremely disappointed when he relocated his practice from Maryland to Colorado. There weren't any other doctors in the area that I could put my...more
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Dr. Mac has treated me for nearly seventeen years. He is a thorough professional, understands that medical decisions are shared, not imposed; moreover he is a warm, caring person and I consider him a valued friend. He also "tells it like it is" to assure there is no miscommunication. He...more
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Highly knowledgable, very thorough exams, take his time, listens to patient, provides diagnosis and follow-up treatment plan in clear language. Best Internist we have ever had. Caught problem overlooked by an ER physician who diagnosed radiating back pain but it was a gangrenous gall bladder...more
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