Dr. Richard Shames, MD

Dr. Richard Shames, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
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Dr. Richard Shames, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in San Rafael, CA and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med in 1971 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

4340 Redwood Hwy Ste 22

San Rafael, CA 94903

Contact Information

(415) 472-2343

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Top Care Areas

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

Autoimmune Diseases
normal
more than 15% of peers
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
normal
more than 12% of peers
Hashimoto's Disease
normal
more than 11% of peers

Dr. Shames'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

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Shames does not have any board certifications listed.

5  Conditions Treated

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1971

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Shames has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Shames has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shames' Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shames to family and friends
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Shames' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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