Dr. Richard Scharrer, MD

Dr. Richard Scharrer, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Male  ·  
64 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Richard Scharrer, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Dayton, OH and has been practicing for 35 years. He specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

Lifestages Centers for Women

2200 Philadelphia Dr Ste 101

Dayton, OH 45406
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Bureau of Workers' Compensation (BWC)
  • Butler Health Plan
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • Direct Care America/Primary Health Services (DCA/PHS)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Flora Midwest (PPOM)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Health Span

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Top Care Areas

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

Gonorrhea Screening
very high
more than 96% of peers
Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
very high
more than 92% of peers
Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Scharrer'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

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

31  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Clotting and Bleeding Disorders
  • Dysphasia
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometriosis
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Infertility
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Normal Labor
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids

35  Procedures

  • Amniocentesis
  • Circumcision
  • Circumcision, Infant
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Cystoscopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Episiotomy Repair
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecological Oncology Surgery
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Local Anesthesia
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Operative Hysteroscopy
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Pelviscopy
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC


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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Dartmouth College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1975
  • University of Cincinnati
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Miami Valley Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Miami Valley Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Scharrer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Scharrer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Scharrer to family and friends
10 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Scharrer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. R. Sharrer knows his line of work, efficient practitioner , I will recommend my entire family to his professional expertise
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Was very short with me during my appointment. I had some questions and he kept interrupting me when I tried to ask them. He acted like he couldn't wait to get out of the room and get me out of the office. I will never go back.
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