Dr. Richard Simmons, MD

Dr. Richard Simmons, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(12)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Richard Simmons, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Jacksonville, FL and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1972 and specializes in ophthalmology.

6207 Bennett Rd

Jacksonville, FL 32216

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Cataract Removal Surgery
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more than 42% of peers
Cataract
normal
more than 21% of peers
Senile Cataracts
normal
more than 20% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

5

Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • University Fla
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • University Fla
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Simmons has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Simmons' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Simmons to family and friends
4.7
based on 12 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Simmons' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

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