Dr. Richard Yates, MD

Dr. Richard Yates, MD

Pulmonary Disease  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Richard Yates, MD is a pulmonologist in Omaha, NE and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med in 1977 and specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.

4242 Farnam St Ste 470

Omaha, NE 68131

Contact Information

(402) 552-9875

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Yates performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Sleep Apnea
very high
more than 96% of peers
Sleep Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers
Asthma
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Yates's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

4  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

45  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • U Nebr Coll Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • U Nebr Coll Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • U Nebr Coll Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yates has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yates' Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yates to family and friends
2 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Yates' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Patient Comments (2)

It took me over a month to get an appointment. During my appointment he listened to nothing I had to say. He spent 10 minutes with me and sent me on my way. I waited over a month and took over two hours out of my work day and $40 for absolutely nothing. I would not recommend.
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YOU could not find a better doctor I've seen ten years or better the nurse's are fantastic know there stuff.
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