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Dr. Robert Richards, MD

Gastroenterology*
3.7 (6)
Map Pin Small College Station, TX
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36 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Robert Richards, MD

Dr. Robert Richards, MD is a Gastroenterologist in College Station, TX. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 36 years of experience, and is board certified in Gastroenterology. They graduated from University of Texas Medical Branch and is affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Medical Center-College Station. Patients rated Dr. Richards an average 3.7 star rating.

Dr. Richards works at Practice in College Station, TX. They frequently treat conditions like Intestinal Diverticulosis and Vomiting Disorders along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Richards' Office Locations

  1. 1
    Baylor Scott & White-College Station Rock Prairie
    800 SCOTT AND WHITE DR, College Station, TX 77845 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (979) 691-3300
  2. 2
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    1700 University Dr E, College Station, TX 77840 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (979) 207-3636
  3. 3
    Scott & White Hospital-College Station
    700 Scott and White Dr, College Station, TX 77845 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (979) 207-0100

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  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center-College Station

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Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Vomiting Disorders
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Intestinal Diverticulosis

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Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Vomiting Disorders
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Colorectal Polyp
Diarrhea
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Dysphagia
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Nausea
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Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
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Barrett's Esophagus
Chronic Gastritis
Cirrhosis
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Duodenitis
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastroparesis
Gastroptosis
Hemorrhoids
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Ulcer
Malnutrition
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Pancreatitis
Reflux Esophagitis
Ulcerative Colitis
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Manometry
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy
Acidosis
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Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
ADHD and-or ADD
Alcoholic Cirrhosis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Rhinitis
Animal Allergies
Anxiety
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Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Ascites
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Asthma
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Back Pain
Bedsores
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Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Bile Duct Obstruction
Bladder Infection
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Bursitis
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Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Celiac Disease
Chest Pain
Cholangitis
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Pain
Congenital Achalasia
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cough
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Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Difficulty With Walking
Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
Dizziness
Duodenal Ulcer
Dyslipidemia
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis
Emphysema
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Enteritis
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Diverticulum
Familial Hypercholesterolemia
Fibromyalgia
Gait Abnormality
Gallstones
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Genital Warts
Gout
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Headache
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Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Heartburn
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis C
Hernia
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Hiatal Hernia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypokalemia
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Hypothyroidism
Ileus
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Infectious Diarrheal Disease
Insomnia
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Intestinal Diverticulitis
Ischemic Colitis
Itchy Skin
Joint Pain
Limb Pain
Lipid Disorders
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Loss of Taste
Low Back Pain
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Mallory-Weiss Syndrome
Migraine
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Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Muscle Cramping
Muscle Weakness
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Nosebleed
Obesity
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Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Overweight
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Pelvic Abscess
Peptic Ulcer
Pharyngitis
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Pneumonia
Pollen Allergy
Polyneuropathy
Polyuria
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Pouchitis
Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
Prostatitis
Proteinuria
Pyloric Stenosis
Radiculopathy
Rash
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Restless Leg Syndrome
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Secondary Hypertension
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Sinus Tachycardia
Sinusitis
Sleep Apnea
Stomal Ulcer
Thyroid Goiter
Tobacco Use Disorder
Unexplained Weight Loss
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Vertigo
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Viral Hepatitis
Vitamin B Deficiency
Vitamin D Deficiency
Vitamin_Deficiency
Warts
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Colon Cancer Screening
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Diabetes Counseling
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Gallbladder Scan
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Immunization Administration
Impedance Testing
Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
Laparoscopic Removal of Stones from Biliary Tract
Liver Biopsy
Liver Function Test
pH Probe
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Screening Colonoscopy
Ultrasound, Endoanal
Ultrasound, Esophageal
VAP Lipid Testing
Wireless pH Testing
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    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Years of Experience
    • 36 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1538120274
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • University of Texas Medical Branch
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology
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    Dr. Richards works at Practice in College Station, TX. View the full address on Dr. Richards’s profile.

    Dr. Richards has seen patients for Intestinal Diverticulosis and Vomiting Disorders, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Richards on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    6 patients have reviewed Dr. Richards. The overall rating for this provider is 3.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Richards.

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