Dr. Richard Vax, MD

Pediatrics  |  
Male  |  
Age 48
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Dr. Richard Vax, MD
Dr. Richard Vax, MD is a pediatrics doctor who practices in Tampa, FL. He is 48 years old and has been practicing for 22 years.

12502 Usf Pine Dr

Tampa, FL 33612

Contact Information

(813) 975-7130

Dr. Richard Vax, MD

Dr. Richard Vax, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Dr. Vax's Experience

Dr. Vax's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Anesthesiology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Pediatrics
  • Anesthesiology

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

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.


  • Emory University
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Emory University School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Emory University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Johns Hopkins University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vax has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vax's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vax to family and friends
based on 2 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Vax's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in North Port, FL |
I have been a patient at Shrinners Hospital for children in Tampa. Dr. Vax is very caring and worm anesthesiologist takes his time and has fun doing his job . Dr. Vax was great at easing my fears before he put me to sleep . Like I said very caring and worm personality!!!
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Dr. Vax accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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