Dr. Richard Schultz, MD

Dr. Richard Schultz, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
Dr. Richard Schultz, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Oak Ridge, TN and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Univ Of Tn Hlth Sci Ctr in 1973 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

800 Oak Ridge Tpke Ste C100

Oak Ridge, TN 37830

Contact Information

(865) 483-2288

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Otitis Media
very high
more than 96% of peers
Outer Ear Infection
very high
more than 94% of peers
Deviated Septum
very high
more than 93% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

57  Conditions Treated


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20  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery

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.


  • Univ Of Tn Hlth Sci Ctr
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Methodist University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Methodist University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Tenn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schultz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schultz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schultz to family and friends
9 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Schultz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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