Dr. Vanessa Richardson, MD

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Dr. Richardson
Telehealth services available

Georgia Regents Medical Center

1120 15th St Augusta, GA 30912

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(706) 721-0211

Dr. Vanessa Richardson, MD is a Dermatologist in Augusta, GA. Dr. Richardson has more experience with Cosmetic Dermatology, Dermatologic Care, and Dermatologic Oncology than other specialists in her area. She is affiliated with Augusta University Medical Center. She has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Richardson to book an appointment.


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No malpractice claims found for Georgia
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Richardson

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Richardson treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Richardson treats other conditions, please contact the office at (706) 721-0211.

Cosmetic Dermatology

Cosmetic dermatologists diagnose and treat condition of the skin that affect appearance, such as age spots, wrinkles, unwanted hair, and acne scars.Compare with other Cosmetic Dermatology specialists.

Dr. Richardson typically treats 83% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Acne
Hair Loss
Excision of Skin Lesion
Skin Discoloration
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Dermatologic Care

Dermatologists diagnose, treat and screen for conditions affecting the skin, including skin cancer, psoriasis, eczema, acne, rosacea, and hair loss.Compare with other Dermatologic Care specialists.

Dr. Richardson typically treats 76% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 27 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Skin Infections
Acne
Dermatitis
Folliculitis
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dermatologic Oncology

Oncologists diagnose and treat cancers of the skin, including melanoma, basal cell carcinoma, and squamous cell carcinoma.Compare with other Dermatologic Oncology specialists.

Dr. Richardson typically treats 64% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 9 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Actinic Keratosis
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Mohs Surgery

Mohs surgery is a procedure that treats some types of skin cancer by removing a precise amount of tissue in order to remove cancer cells while sparing as much healthy tissue as possible.Compare with other Mohs Surgery specialists.

Dr. Richardson typically treats 50% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
Mohs Surgery
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dr. Richardson's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acanthosis Nigricans
  • Acne
  • Acne Surgery
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Dry Skin
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Detergents
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Metals
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genital Warts
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Keloid Scar
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lice
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Parapsoriasis
  • Pemphigoid
  • Pityriasis Rosea
  • Plantar Wart
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Scabies
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Sunburn
  • Telogen Effluvium
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

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Dr. Richardson accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
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
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MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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She is awesome, caring and very compassionate...she help me overcome self consciousness being a Lupus patient...I truly miss her in Columbia, SC
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Biography

Dr. Vanessa Richardson, MD is a Dermatologist in Augusta, GA. Dr. Richardson has more experience with Cosmetic Dermatology, Dermatologic Care, and Dermatologic...Read more

Specialties

  • Dermatology

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Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Vanessa Richardson, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Richardson has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Does Dr. Vanessa Richardson, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Vanessa Richardson, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Richardson frequently treats Cosmetic Dermatology, Dermatologic Care, and Dermatologic Oncology. See all practice areas where Dr. Richardson specializes.

Where is Dr. Vanessa Richardson, MD's office located?

Dr. Richardson's office is located at 1120 15th St, Augusta, GA 30912. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

Georgia Regents Medical Center1120 15th St Augusta, GA 30912
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Augusta University Medical Center

Augusta, GA

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average