Dr. Richard F. Sawyer Jr., MD

Dr. Richard F. Sawyer Jr., MD

Gastroenterology | Male | 58 years old

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Dr. Sawyer Jr. specializes in Gastroenterology and practices in Lawrence, MA. He practices at 1 location.

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  • Internship Hospital
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  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      Specialties

      • Gastroenterology

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      • Gastroenterology

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Disorders
      • Abdominal Pain
      • Alkaline Phosphatase Elevation
      • Anal or Rectal Pain
      • Anemia
      • Barrett's Esophagus
      • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
      • Benign Tumor
      • Cancer
      • Celiac Disease
      • Cirrhosis
      • Colitis
      • Colon Polyp
      • Colorectal Cancer
      • Constipation
      • Crohn's Disease
      • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
      • Diarrhea
      • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
      • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
      • Duodenal Ulcer
      • Duodenitis
      • Dysphagia
      • Enteritis
      • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
      • Esophageal Cancer
      • Esophageal Diseases
      • Esophageal Diverticulum
      • Esophageal Ulcer
      • Esophageal Varices
      • Esophagitis
      • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
      • Gastric Ulcer
      • Gastritis
      • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
      • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
      • Gastroparesis
      • Heartburn
      • Hemochromatosis
      • Hemorrhoids
      • Hernia
      • Ileus
      • Indigestion
      • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
      • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
      • Lactose Intolerance
      • Liver Diseases and Disorders
      • Nausea
      • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
      • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
      • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
      • Pancreatitis
      • Peptic Ulcer
      • Rectal Bleeding
      • Reflux Esophagitis
      • Small Intestine Cancer
      • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
      • Stomach Cancer
      • Stomach Diseases
      • Ulcer
      • Ulcerative Colitis
      • Unexplained Weight Loss
      • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
      • Vomiting Disorders

      Procedures Performed

      • Colonoscopy
      • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
      • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
      • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy

      Background Check

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        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

      • Medical School
        Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland

        Graduated in 1989

      • Internship Hospital
        Dartmouth Hitchcock Med Center

        Completed in 1990

      • Residency Hospital
        Dartmouth Hitchcock Med Center

        Completed in 1992

      • Fellowship Hospital
        University of Rochester

        Completed in 1994

      Awards & Recognition

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        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Specializes in Gastroenterology
      • Board certified in Gastroenterology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Sawyer Jr.'s Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Sawyer Jr.

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      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients