Dr. Richard Rutherford, MD

Dr. Richard Rutherford, MD

Family Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 65
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Richard Rutherford, MD is a family medicine specialist in Carthage, TN and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara in 1982 and specializes in family medicine, obstetrics & gynecology, and more.

133 Hospital Dr Ste 500

Carthage, TN 37030

Contact Information

(615) 735-0700

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Rutherford's Experience

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Dr. Rutherford's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
3

Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Obstetrics
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
1

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
55

Conditions Treated

Less

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27

Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Birth Control
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Bapt Meml Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rutherford has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rutherford's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rutherford to family and friends
2.9
based on 7 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Rutherford's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
FAIR
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Lebanon, TN
gave me a cousin medicine to pencillin the medicine i have high allergic to does not pay attention to records my pharmist is the one who recomend not to take it i will not go back to dr. rutherford again!
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