Dr. Richard Tay, MD

Dr. Richard Tay, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. Richard Tay, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Temple, TX and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Wisconsin in 1986 and specializes in gastroenterology.Read his story

1905 SW H K Dodgen Loop

Temple, TX 76502

Contact Information

(254) 298-2400

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
very high
more than 97% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Tay'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.

Dr. Tay's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Tay "Dr. Richard Tay is a board-certified gastroenterologist in Templeand Killeen. He graduated from the Medical College of Wisconsin and completed his specialty training at Chicago Medical School. Dr. Tay believes in personal and friendly patient care."

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Tay does not have any board certifications listed.

60  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • UCLA
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • University Health Scis/Chicago Med School
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • University Health Scis/Chicago Med School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • University Health Scis/Chicago Med School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Tay has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Tay has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tay's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tay to family and friends
12 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Tay's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

100% will be cancelling my follow-up
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Would not recommend this doctor to anyone. Very poor service and not taken seriously.
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Did not feel he was thorough or took situation seriously
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This is my second colonoscopy with Dr. Tay and he is exceptional. His staff is first rate and Amanda is the greatest...I highly recommend him.
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