Dr. Richard Vu, MD

Dr. Richard Vu, MD

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Internal Medicine  ·  
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48 y/o
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Dr. Richard Vu, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Colorado Springs, CO and has been practicing for 19 years. He specializes in internal medicine.

Matthews-Vu Medical Group

4190 E Woodmen Rd Ste 100

Colorado Springs, CO 80920
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Vu's Experience

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

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Vu "Matthews-Vu Medical Group offers exceptional healthcare for children and adults. We provide the highest quality of care for our patients of all ages. Our practice specialties are Pediatrics, Internal Medicine and Family Medicine. Our mission is to provide compassionate care for your entire family."

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

224  Conditions Treated

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36  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Breath Testing
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Paracentesis
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Spirometry
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Vaginosis Screening
  • Wellness Examination
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • Rush Presbyn St Luke's Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Rush Presbyn St Luke's Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • McGaw Med Center At Northwestern University
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vu's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Vu

3.3

Based on 33 reviews

5 Stars
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(14)
4 Stars
9.090909090909092%
(3)
3 Stars
15.151515151515152%
(5)
2 Stars
3.0303030303030303%
(1)
1 Star
30.303030303030305%
(10)

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Average Wait Time
  • 31 – 45 minutes
Dr. Vu's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Scheduling
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What People Say About Dr. Richard Vu, MD
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Dr Vu is a great doctor who is worried more about money than his patients. After many years with his office, I left after dealing with a 6 month headache because the doctor couldn't get me in on my scheduled appointment day and I had to reschedule with another doctor in his office. His PA's are...Read More
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Dr. Vu is the best primary care physician I have ever had. He diagnosed a detached retina several years ago which likely saved the vision in my right eye. He takes all the time we need to insure my health is excellent. He is very knowledgeable in all areas of medicine which gives me confidence to...Read More
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Dr. Vu is not only a highly trained specialist, he is a very respectful, gentle listener and care giver who seems to enjoy working with older patients like us. He is thorough, gives you a printout of what you discussed each visit, and refers you appropriately to other specialists as needed. We...Read More
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Dr Vu is very knowledgeable and personable. He'll spend as much time with you as he needs until you're both satisfied. That being said, wait times have grown exponentially over the last 3 years. Even for the first 8 AM appointment, expect to wait a while.
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Dr. Vu is the best internal medicine doctor I have ever seen. He cares about his patients, is kind, well respected in the community, and takes his time with each patient. At times it can be a long wait, but he takes individual care of the person and doesn't rush through and treat you as a...Read More
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