Dr. Richard Tay, MD

Dr. Richard Tay, MD

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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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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Tay's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diverticulosis, Intestinal
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tay treats Diverticulosis, Intestinal more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Tay treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tay treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Tay treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tay treats Abdominal Disorders more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Tay treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Tay's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Cirrhosis
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysphagia
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Lactose Intolerance
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Pancreatitis
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

"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."

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Education

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Tay's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tay

2.8

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
8.333333333333334%
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1 Star
50%
(6)

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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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Locations

King's Daughters Clinic - Little River Healthcare

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Network S
Cigna
Commercial PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
Interplan Health Group
Humana
Medicaid
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
MultiPlan
PHCS
PHCS Par-Multi Plan
Scott & White Health Plan
Teachers Retirement System (TRS)
Texas True Choice
Tricare
Prime
Standard
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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