Dr. Richard Sawyer Jr, MD

Dr. Richard Sawyer Jr, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. Richard Sawyer Jr, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Lawrence, MA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Royal College Of Surgeons In Ireland in 1989 and specializes in gastroenterology.

25 Marston St Ste 402

Lawrence, MA 01841

Contact Information

(978) 686-4400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
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Top Care Areas

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

Stomach Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Sawyer Jr'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.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

64  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • Royal College Of Surgeons In Ireland
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Dartmouth Hitchcock Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Dartmouth Hitchcock Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Of Rochester
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sawyer Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sawyer Jr's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sawyer Jr to family and friends
16 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Sawyer Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Sawyer displayed an extremely hostile attitude. Could never recommend him.
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Dr Sawyer has been taking care of my husband and I as well as my brother for many years. He is wonderful and has a great personality. He jokes with you and explains things making you feel comfortable. He is terrific. One time the nurse had difficulty with my IV - he offered to help and do it...more
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Outstanding doctor. If you don't use him, your a Fool!
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4 years ago I had to have an endoscopy. Dr Sawyer was assigned to me. he was very late to get me, so with the nurse's OK i took a quick shower prior to it. Dr Sawyer came to the the patient ward, and began to berate me outside the door of the shower, in front of staff, patients and passers by....more
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