Dr. Richard Sue, MD

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Dr. Richard Sue, MD
Dr. Richard Sue, MD is a pulmonology doctor who practices in Phoenix, AZ. He has been practicing for 23 years. Dr. Sue is affiliated with Dignity Health - St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center and Banner - Unviersity Medical Center Phoenix.

3330 N 2nd St Ste 300

Phoenix, AZ 85012

Contact Information

(602) 274-7195

Dr. Richard Sue, MD

Dr. Richard Sue, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • AZ Health Concepts
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Choice of Arizona
  • Health Net
  • Health Plan of Nevada
  • Healthcare Connect
  • 12 More

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Top Care Areas

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Bronchoscopy
very high
more than 94% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
high
more than 84% of peers
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
normal
more than 77% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Alkalosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Fungal Infections
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Valley Fever
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Respiratory Management
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

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

  • University Of California-San Francisco
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • University Of Washington School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University Of Washington School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University Of California Los Angeles School Of Medicine,Los Angeles, Ca
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sue has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Sue does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Sue and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Sue's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sue to family and friends
4.4
based on 7 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Sue's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Basin, Wy |
Dr. Sue was a very caring Dr. He saved my husband's life. He put a tube in for breathing and he is still with us. We have a few more years together. Thank you so bery much!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Sue accepts 26 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna PPO
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
    AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC) PPO
  • AZ Health Concepts
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • Cigna
    Cigna Healthcare of Arizona
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna POS
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
    Open Access Plus PPO
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Choice of Arizona
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
  • Health Net
  • Health Plan of Nevada
  • Healthcare Connect
  • Humana
    Gold
    Humana HMO
  • LifeWise
  • Maricopa Foundation For Medical Care
  • Mercy Care
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
  • One Health
  • Phoenix Health Plan
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
    Phoenix Health Plan (w/prior authorization)
  • Self Pay
  • Sierra Choice
    Sierra Choice POS
  • Triwest
    TriCare/TriWest
  • UnitedHealthCare
    PacifiCare HMO
    PacifiCare POS
    PacifiCare PPO
    Secure Horizons
    Sierra Health
    United Healthcare
  • Veteran Administration Plan
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Sue has admitting privileges

Banner - Unviersity Medical Center Phoenix
1111 E McDowell Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85006
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