Dr. Richard Whitten, MD


Anatomic & Clinical Pathology | Male

Dr. Richard Whitten, MD
Dr. Richard Whitten, MD is an anatomic & clinical pathology doctor who practices in Olympia, WA. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 35 years. Dr. Whitten is affiliated with Grays Harbor Community Hospital - Main Campus - West, Mason General Hospital and Family of Clinics, Providence Centralia Hospital, Capital Medical Center and Providence St. Peter Hospital.

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Providence Health and Services413 Lilly Rd NE # LLH21
Olympia, WA 98506
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      Dr. Whitten's Care Philosophy

      Quality is our first concern. 

      Dr. Whitten says...

      Over 30 years experience in all kinds of pathology and laboratory medicine.

      Special expertice in tropical pathology and especially malaria.

      Dr. Whitten says...

      Specialist in bone marrow biopsy and aspiration. Perfomed well over 1000 procedures. 

      Dr. Whitten's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      •  Specializes in Anatomic & Clinical Pathology
      •  Board certified in Anatomic & Clinical Pathology and Pathology Recertification
      •  Malpractice claims in Washington not available
      •  No sanctions found
      •  No board actions found

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        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      • Anatomic & Clinical Pathology
      • Pathology Recertification

      Conditions Treated

      • Breast Cancer
      • Cancer
      • Carcinoma in Situ
      • Cervical Cancer
      • Cervical Polyps
      • Hemorrhoids
      • Lipomas
      • Lung Cancer
      • Ovarian Cysts
      • Pap Smear Abnormalities
      • Prostate Cancer
      • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
      • Skin Cancer
      • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
      • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis


      • Medical School
        University Of Utah

        Graduated in 1982

      • Internship Hospital
        North Carolina Memorial Hospital

        Completed in 1983

      • Residency Hospital
        University Wash Affil Hosps

        Completed in 1987

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Chldns Hospital Med Center

        Completed in 1988

      • Undergraduate School
        University Of Colorado

        Graduated in 1978

      Languages Spoken

      • English

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      • Anatomic & Clinical Pathology
      • Pathology

      Procedures Performed

      • Bone Marrow Biopsy