Dr. Richard Palmer, MD

Dr. Richard Palmer, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Richard Palmer, MD is a nephrology specialist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from U Coll West Indies, Kingston in 1990 and specializes in nephrology.

1328 Southern Ave SE Ste 310

Washington, DC 20032

Contact Information

(202) 562-0400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Chronic Kidney Diseases
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more than 55% of peers
Hypertension
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more than 47% of peers
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
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more than 43% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

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

39  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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Education

  • U Coll West Indies, Kingston
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • U Va Roanoke-Salem
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • U Va Roanoke-Salem
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • U Hosp-U Va
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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