Dr. Richard Waltman, MD

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Dr. Richard Waltman, MD

Geriatric Medicine | Male

MultiCare Allenmore West Primary Care 1901 S Union Ave Ste 244, Tacoma, WA 98405 Get Directions
(253) 459-6500

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Dr. Waltman specializes in Geriatric Medicine and practices in Tacoma, WA. He practices at 1 location.

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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine

Board Certifications

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  • Family Practice

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Education

  • Medical School
    A Einstein Col Med Yeshiva Univ

    Graduated in 1975

  • Internship Hospital
    San Francisco General Hospital

    Completed in 1976

  • Residency Hospital
    Harbor Genl Hospital UCLA

    Completed in 1980

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Wadsworth Va Hospital

    Completed in 1981

Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Specializes in Geriatric Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
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  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Waltman's Office & Staff

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Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
Under 10 minutes

Experience with Dr. Waltman

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients