Dr. Richard L. Wright Jr., MD

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Dr. Richard L. Wright Jr., MD

Family Medicine | Male

The Health Care Institiute of North Florida 1289 SW State Road 47, Lake City, FL 32025 Get Directions
(386) 755-0421

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  • How well provider listens and answers questions
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes (14)
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Lake City, FL |
Went for my yearly physica. Although I offered 3 different times, no one wanted a list of my current medications. Both the PA and technician took personal phone calls on their cell phones in the exam room during my visit. PA mentioned that there was fluid behind my ears and redness in my throat but offered no recommendations or solutions. Definitely not a quality office visit and not the first time this has happened. Will be going elsewhere.
in Lake City, FL |
After 18+ years of being a patient of Dr. Wrights, I received a rude letter that simply states You will no longer be seen as a patient at this office, please find another physician. Didn't state a reason, regrets or anything! I called and was told since over the last year I had canceled and rescheduled appointments that I will no longer be seen there. When I asked is there any second chances, the nurse simply said no. In my opinion this has become a Wal mart dr. office.....All about money.
in Live Oak, FL |
AFTER YEARS OF GOING THERE, I MISSED MY LAST APPOINT, I WAS TOLD THAT I NO LONGER WILL BE TREATED AND TO FIND ANOTHER DOCTOR . THANKS DOC. GUESS MONEY IS YOUR RULE.....
in Lake City, FL |
He should retire. He doesn't see patients, it's all farmed out to PA & ARNP's, who are too busy trying to get you out of the office to give you good care or listen. I felt very rushed, lately the front desk staff was, while not impolite, not friendly and seemed to me unhappy with their working conditions or atmosphere or something. It just felt uncomfortable. My questions were rarely answered, The practice has gone way downhill. I'll never go back there. Two years of that is too much.
in Flagler Beach, FL |
I NEVER saw this Wright (or wrong) doctor. He does not see patients but sits in his office and occasionally walks around the office to see how his Physician's Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses and other office assistants are working. Against HIPPA regulations, although there were at least 5 of us in the same waiting room, he discussed another patient's condition in front of all of us. U won't seeDr. Wright. You will see 4 or 5 other staff for no reason in order to build income!
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Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Adult Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Men's Health Medicine
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Women's Health Medicine

Board Certifications

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  • Family Practice

Conditions Treated

  • Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Emphysema
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Injuries
  • Menopause
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pneumonia
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Varicose Veins

Procedures Performed

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colposcopy
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Joint Injection
  • Mole Removal
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Wellness Examination

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

  • Medical School
    University of Miami / School of Medicine

    Graduated in 1976

  • Residency Hospital
    St Vincent'S Med Center
  • Undergraduate School
    University of Florida

    Graduated in 1972

Awards & Recognition

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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  • Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Wright Jr.'s Office & Staff

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Dr. Wright Jr.'s Care Philosophy

We pride ourselves in providing quality affordable health care. Being centrally located in north Florida, it allows us to provide in house x-ray, allergy treatments, acute and chronic headache management, laboratory, EKG, ultrasound, minor surgeries, bone density scan for osteoporosis, vascular surgery and much more to the neighboring communities of Lake City, Gainesville, Jacksonville, Tallahassee, and Valdosta.