Dr. Richard Truesdale, MD

Dr. Richard Truesdale, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 67
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Dr. Richard Truesdale, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Lady Lake, FL and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences in 1983 and specializes in gastroenterology.Read his story

1400 N US Highway 441

Lady Lake, FL 32159

Contact Information

(352) 751-4885

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Careplus
  • Choice Care (Humana)
  • Cigna
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Constipation
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diarrhea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Truesdale'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. Truesdale's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Truesdale "Dr. Richard A. Truesdale, Jr., graduated from Northeastern University, College of Pharmacy in Boston in 1973. In 1976, he received a Master's Degree from the University of Florida. In 1979, he received a Master's Degree in Public Health from the University of North Carolina. He graduated from George Washington University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C. in 1983. Both his Internal Medicine training and Fellowship in Gastroenterology were completed at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C. Dr. Truesdale moved to Ocala and went into private practice in July 1992. He was certified as a Diplomat of the American Board of Internal Medicine in 1986 and the American Board of Gastroenterology in 1991. "

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

79  Conditions Treated

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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

  • George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Walter Reed Army Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Walter Reed Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Walter Reed Army Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Truesdale has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Truesdale's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Truesdale to family and friends
19 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Truesdale's 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

Patient Comments (4)

Great doctor and staff.
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Our review is on behalf of Dr. Truesdale's assistant, Robyn Carlisle, ARNP. We arrived at their offices with great concern several days after spending a day in the emergency room of The Villages Regional Hospital due to severe abdominal pain. Ms. Carlisle immediately set me at ease and she took...more
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This doctor and all of the office are rude and lack compassion. They turned away a handicapped patient in emergency need of her formula which is her only way of getting nutrition. They did this after agreeing to see her then called back and said they decided not to take her as a patient without...more
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I was rushed to the ER with a bleeding ulcer, Dr Truesdale was called in and within 45 minutes had me in the OR taking care of my problem. Staff was very courteous. Scheduled a follow up appointment right then to check on me.
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