Dr. Ronald Richardson, OD

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Age 68
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Dr. Ronald Richardson, OD
Dr. Ronald Richardson is a Doctor of Optometry with Therapeutic and Glaucoma Specialist Certification. He received his Doctorate in Optometry from the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago Illinois. He is a member of the American Optometric Association and Texas Optometric Association. Dr. Richardson grew up in East Central Nebraska and studied undergraduate pre-optometry at the University of Nebraska. He received his Master of Arts Degree in Human Resources Management from Pepperdine University in Malibu California and a Master of Science Degree in Health Science Management from Chapman University in Orange California. Dr. Richardson has had a broad base of optometric practice experience including service as a practicing Optometrist in the United States Navy, private practice in Illinois and Texas and as a University Professor teaching Optometry. He has held appointments as adjunct faculty for the Pennsylvania College of Optometry and Indiana University School of Optometry. He also served as an Assistant Clinical Professor at the University Of Missouri St. Louis College Of Optometry and San Antonio's University of the Incarnate Word School of Optometry. While in private practice in Illinois Dr. Richardson was appointed by the Governor to serve on the Illinois State Board of Optometry, and has served as a Chief Clinical Examiner for the National Board of Examiners in Optometry. Dr. Richardson has been on Mission trips to the City of Gonaives in Haiti providing Optometric care, and looks forward to further service in the mission field. Dr. Richardson is a member of the American Optometric Association and Texas Optometric Association.

1058 E Los Ebanos Blvd

Brownsville, TX 78520

Contact Information

(956) 541-4828

Dr. Ronald Richardson, OD

Dr. Ronald Richardson, OD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Block Vision
  • Blue Care Network of Michigan (BCN)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arkansas
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
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Specialties

  • Optometry
  • Cornea & Contact Management
  • Cornea & External Diseases
  • Ocular Immunology
  • Orbital Disorders
  • Pediatric Optometry
  • Sports Vision
  • Vision Therapy
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Board Certifications

  • Optometry
    Accredited by: American Board of Optometry
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Conditions Treated

  • Accidental Eye Injuries
  • Acute Angle-Closure Glaucoma
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Blurred Vision
  • Chemical Burn - Eyes
  • Chronic Eye Diseases
  • Color Blindness
  • Congenital Glaucoma
  • Dilatation
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Palsy
  • Eye Strain
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Hypertensive Retinopathy
  • Macular Dystrophy
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Nearsightedness
  • Night Blindness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Nerve Disorder
  • Poor Color Vision
  • Refractive Error
  • Refractive Eye Disorders
  • Stye
  • Vision Impairment
  • Vision Loss

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Procedures

  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Retinal Testing
  • Soft Contact Lenses

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University Of Nebraska
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1969
  • Illinois College of Optometry
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Master Of Arts Degree In Human Resources Management From Pepperdine University In Malibu, California
    Other Education | Completed 1980
  • Master Of Science Degree In Health Science Management From Chapman University In Orange, California
    Other Education | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Richardson's Performance
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  • Time well spent
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  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Richardson accepts 35 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
    Superior Health Plan
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Block Vision
  • Blue Care Network of Michigan (BCN)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arkansas
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CHAMPVA
  • Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
    Texas Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
  • Cigna
  • Direct Care America/Primary Health Services (DCA/PHS)
  • EyeMed Vision Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • HealthSmart
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
    Molina
  • MultiPlan
  • Opticare
  • PHCS
  • Superior HealthPlan
    Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) HMO
    Children's Medicaid
    Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) RSA
    CHIP Perinatal Care
    STAR (State of Texas Access Reform) Health
    STAR (State of Texas Access Reform) Medicaid
    STAR (State of Texas Access Reform) Plus Medicaid
    STAR Health (Foster Care) - Medicaid
  • Superior Vision
  • Tricare
  • Triwest
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Veteran Administration Plan

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