Dr. Ricky McElreath, MD

Dr. Ricky McElreath, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 71
(13)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Ricky McElreath, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Reno, NV. He is 71 years old and has been practicing for 42 years.

75 Pringle Way Ste 1002

Reno, NV 89502

Contact Information

(775) 323-7500

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. McElreath's Experience

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Dr. McElreath's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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

  • University of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Naval Regl Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Naval Regl Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. McElreath has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McElreath's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McElreath to family and friends
4.4
based on 13 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. McElreath's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Reno, NV |
I first went to Dr. mcElreath in 2008 when I was diagnosed with thyroid cancer. I recently was recently diagnosed with breast cancer and again he did the surgery and follow-up. He is an excellent surgeon and is truly concerned for his patients. He relates well and is truly caring. I have...more
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Sparks, NV |
He's not up to date about Parathyroid problems/surgery. 1st appt. he did a breast exam, nothing said about parathyroids. Next appt. he saw nothing in my lab results/scans to indicate surgery, told me it wouldn't help anyway since I had Hashimoto's (which I hadn't been tested for yet). Took a...more
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in Reno, NV |
Oh my god I love Dr Mcelreath, he is a wonderful doctor. I just can't say enough about him. I have recommend him to friends and they have said the same thing that they Love him.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. McElreath accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. McElreath has admitting privileges

Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center
235 W 6th St
Reno, NV 89503
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Northern Nevada Medical Center
2375 E Prater Way
Sparks, NV 89434
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Renown Regional Medical Center
1155 Mill St
Reno, NV 89502
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