Dr. Rodney Richie, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Male • Age 74
  
Dr. Richie
Accepting new patients

Waco Lung Associates

340 Richland West Cir Waco, TX 76712

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(254) 537-6600

Dr. Rodney Richie, MD is a Pulmonologist in Waco, TX and has over 48 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Richie has more experience with Sleep-disordered Breathing than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Baylor College of Medicine medical school in 1972. He is affiliated with Ascension Providence. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Richie to book an appointment.


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Dr. Richie accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Practice Areas

Sleep-disordered Breathing

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.Compare with other Sleep-disordered Breathing specialists.

Typically treats 42% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Sleep Apnea
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Richie treats Sleep Apnea more than 51% of their peers

Dr. Richie treats this condition more than 51% of their peers

Sleep Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Richie treats Sleep Disorders more than 50% of their peers

Dr. Richie treats this condition more than 50% of their peers

Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Richie performs Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) more than 34% of their peers

Dr. Richie performs this procedure more than 34% of their peers

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Dr. Richie's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Fungal Infections
  • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

Dr. Richie's Reviews

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3.4

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Rodney Richie, MD is a Pulmonologist in Waco, TX and has over 48 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Richie has more experience with Sleep-disordered Breathing than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Baylor College of Me...Read more

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1977
Baylor Affil Hosps
Fellowship Hospital
1975
Baylor Affil Hosps
Residency Hospital
1975
Michael E DeBakey Veteran Affairs Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1973
Baylor Affil Hosps
Internship Hospital
1972
Baylor College of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

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Locations

Waco Lung Associates

Waco Lung Associates340 Richland West Cir Waco, TX 76712
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Ascension Providence

Waco, TX

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average