Dr. Richelle Schiro, MD

Dr. Richelle Schiro, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
47 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Richelle Schiro, MD is a family medicine specialist in Abita Springs, LA and has been practicing for 22 years. She specializes in family medicine.Read her story

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Dr. Schiro's Experience

Dr. Schiro'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
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Schiro's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Schiro "I graduated from The College of Medicine at the University of South Florida in 1996 and the Family Medicine Residency Program at the University of Tennessee in 1999. While I have enjoyed practicing the entire scope of Family Medicine including obstetrics (prenatal care and delivery), pediatrics and adult medicine, I am currently providing outpatient pediatric and adult care. I am in the office part time as I balance my time with my medical practice and my family. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Schiro "As a family physician, I help patients maintain and optimize their health. I provide health maintenance care (annual exams, health screenings, and immunizations), care of chronic health problems (blood pressure problems, diabetes, etc) and care of acute issues (illness, injuries, etc). In Abita Springs, the entire staff of 2 physicians, 2 nurse practioniers and our nursing staff do all we can to keep our patients as healthy as possible "

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Schiro does not have any board certifications listed.

143  Conditions Treated

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32  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hearing Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Liver Function Test
  • Mole Removal
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Wellness Examination
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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.


  • University of South Florida / College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • University Tn Grad School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Schiro has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Schiro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schiro's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schiro to family and friends
8 total reviews (5 have comments)

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Dr. Schiro's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

This physician's office confirmed my appointment and accepted my insurance I.D. The office also sent a letter of reminder for my appointment. When I arrived, I was asked to show I.D. and my Insurance Card. I was declined service as I was then advised "the doctor is no longer accepting Medicaid...more
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I would absolutely recommend Dr Schiro to everyone I know. She spent almost an hour with me going over every detail of my physical health status. I think she actually cares about her patients and I am no longer afraid to go to the doctor. I have always had an aversion to doctor offices. I think...more
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I would definitely recommend Dr. Schiro. She is caring and compassionate. She spends time with you and addresses every concern.
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Very caring doctor who listens .
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Dr Schiro actually takes the time to read your medical history and evaluates and diagnoses you based on her exam, test results and your medical history. She is a hands on medical professional and our family doctor.
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