Dr. Richard Noel, MD

Dr. Richard Noel, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Richard Noel, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston in 1988 and specializes in psychiatry and addiction psychiatry.

17115 Red Oak Dr Ste 119

Houston, TX 77090

Contact Information

(281) 440-6899

Insurance Accepted

  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Humana Health Plan of Texas
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Bipolar Disorder
more than 80% of peers
Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
more than 70% of peers
Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
more than 66% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Addiction Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

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

36  Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Bulimia
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Eating Disorders
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophreniform Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Noel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Noel's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Noel'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. Noel is without a doubt one of the top psychiatrist in Houston and for good reason. He is extremely knowledgeable about any and all conditions in his field along with all medications that may be required to treat those conditions. He is an incredible listener and has an excellent bedside...more
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Dr. Noel cares deeply for each one of his patients. I am very happy to have found him. Office staff, appointments, etc are excellent. I highly recommend him.
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I trust his knowledge of medicines. My internist even defers to Dr. Noel with my medicines. If you are not an established patient, the wait time to get into see him for the first appointment is long. I usually schedule my appointments 3-4 months in advance, then I have no trouble getting the...more
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According to my insurance, Dr. Noel has been billing them for a year. They have been paying him. I have never been to see Dr. Noel. He has never contacted me. I have never been in Houston.
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