Dr. Shawn Richards, MD

OphthalmologyMaleAge 41

Dr. Shawn Richards, MD is a Ophthalmology Specialist in Moscow, ID and has over 14 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Saint Louis University / School of Medicine medical school in 2007. He is affiliated with Pullman Regional Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Richards to book an appointment.

Dr. Richards

Clearview Eye Clinic

2500 W A St Ste 202 Moscow, ID 83843
Accepting new patients

Healthgrades Provider Compare™

Quickly compare more Ophthalmology Specialists in your area

At a Glance

  • Practices at Top Hospital
    Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ See hospitals
  • Hospital Satisfaction
    Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals

Experience and Background Checks


Background Check

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice claims information for Idaho
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Richards' experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Richards' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Richards treats Presbyopia more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Richards treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Richards treats Nearsightedness more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Richards treats this condition more than 92% of his peers


Treatment Frequency

Dr. Richards treats Farsightedness more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Richards treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Richards' conditions and procedures:

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dilation of Outflow Canal
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Esotropia
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Goniotomy
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hyphema
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Cysts
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Insurance Check

Search for your insurance provider

Dr. Richards accepts

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

(208) 882-4662

Dr. Richards accepts the following insurance:

Choice Plus POS II
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross of Idaho
Blue Cross of Idaho PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Choice Health
First Choice Health PPO
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Coop Core
Medicaid of Idaho
Premera Blue Cross
Heritage Signature
Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
Uniform Medical Plan
Choice Plus POS
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Vision Service Plan (VSP)

Dr. Richards' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Richards


Based on 1 rating

5 Stars
4 Stars
3 Stars
2 Stars
1 Star
healthgrades logo

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Richards?
(Select your rating)

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Richards?

About Me


Dr. Shawn Richards, MD is a Ophthalmology Specialist in Moscow, ID and has over 14 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Saint Louis...Read more


  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications


University Of Colorado
Fellowship Hospital
University Of Kentucky
Residency Hospital
Spokane Deaconess Hosp
Internship Hospital
Saint Louis University / School of Medicine
Medical School
Brigham Young University
Undergraduate School


  • English
  • Spanish


Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Shawn Richards, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Shawn Richards, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Richards' profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Shawn Richards, MD accept my insurance?

Use the Healthgrades insurance check to verify if Dr. Richards accepts your insurance.

What are Dr. Shawn Richards, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Richards frequently treats Presbyopia, Nearsightedness, and Farsightedness. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Richards treats.

Where is Dr. Shawn Richards, MD's office located?

Dr. Richards' office is located at 2500 W A St Ste 202, Moscow, ID 83843. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Shawn Richards, MD speak?

Dr. Richards speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

Does Dr. Shawn Richards, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Richards has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Shawn Richards, MD?

Find contact information here to make an appointment.


Clearview Eye Clinic

ClearView Eye Clinic2500 W A St Ste 202 Moscow, ID 83843
ClearView Eye Clinic2840 Juniper Dr Lewiston, ID 83501

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Richards is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Pullman Regional Hospital

Pullman, WA

87% Patient Experience Rating, 18% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020)