Dr. Richard Parkinson, MD

Dr. Richard Parkinson, MD

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Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
69 y/o
(436)

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Dr. Richard Parkinson, MD is a dermatologist in Provo, UT and has been practicing for 44 years. He specializes in dermatology.Read his story

Parkinson Dermatology and Associates

5314 N 250 W Ste 220

Provo, UT 84604
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Wells Fargo Insurance

Learn about Dr. Parkinson

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Top Care Areas

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

Impetigo
very high
more than 97% of peers
Warts
very high
more than 96% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Parkinson'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.

Dr. Parkinson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Parkinson "Dr. Parkinson is Board Certified in both dermatology and pathology. He earned his Medical Degree at Tulane University and received his specialty training there and at UCLA. He began his dermatology practice in Utah in 1978. His special interests are skin cancer and rare skin diseases. Dr. Parkinson is on the staff of Utah Valley Regional Medical Center and Timpanogos Regional Hospital. He is the director of dermatology education for the IHC Family Practice Residency Program and serves on the Board of Governors of Tulane Medical School."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Parkinson "Dr. Richard Parkinson and his entire staff are dedicated to offering you the very best dermatology care available anywhere. We stress prevention, early detection, safe and effective treatments and careful follow-through. We are committed to treating our patients with kindness, courtesy and thoroughness. In a nut shell, we treat our patients as we would like to be treated."

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
  • Dermatopathology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

97  Conditions Treated

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58  Procedures

  • Acne Scar Removal
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Aged or Sun-Damaged Skin Treatment
  • Biopsy of Affected Tissue
  • Chemical Peel
  • Chemodenervation
  • Condyloma Destruction
  • Cryosurgery
  • Cryosurgery for Skin Lesions
  • Cryotherapy for Warts
  • Cyst Aspiration
  • Dermal Filler
  • Dermatology Procedure
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Destruction of Vaginal Lesion
  • Electrocautery
  • Excision
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Excision of Lipoma
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • Facial Peel
  • Facial Rejuvenation
  • In-Office Skin Procedure
  • Laser Office Procedure
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • Laser Surgery
  • Lipomas Sebacious Cyst Removal
  • Melanoma Removal
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Mole Evaluation
  • Mole Removal
  • Nail Care
  • Nail Surgery
  • Photodynamic Therapy (PDT)
  • Photorejuvenation
  • Scar Revision Surgery
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Surgery With Reconstruction
  • Skin Excision for Hidradenitis
  • Skin Grafts
  • Skin Lesion Biopsy
  • Skin Procedures
  • Skin Resurfacing
  • Skin Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Varicose Vein Surgery
  • Wart Removal
  • Wart Treatment
  • Wrinkle Reduction by Injection
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Utah.

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

  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Charity Hospital New Orleans
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Charity Hospital New Orleans
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of California - Los Angeles
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Parkinson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Parkinson's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Parkinson to family and friends
436 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (436)

  • 5
    (376)
  • 4
    (37)
  • 3
    (7)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (13)

Dr. Parkinson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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