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Dr. Richard Thomas Sipes, MD

Internist, Addiction Medicine Specialist

23 Years of Experience

3.0

(1)
Accepting patients

    Overview

    Dr. Richard Sipes, MD is an Internist, who primarily practices in Shreveport, LA. He has been practicing for over 23 years and is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and American Board of Preventative Medicine. Dr. Sipes graduated from University of Mo, Columbia Sch of Med, Columbia Mo and completed his residency at Lsu Hlth Sci Ctr-Univ Hosp, Internal Medicine; St Johns Mercy Med Ctr, Internal Medicine. Dr. Sipes is fluent in English and is currently seeing new patients. To book an appointment or to confirm insurance options, please call Dr. Sipes’s office at (318) 935-6177.

    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Internist

    Addiction Medicine Specialist

    Education & Training

    Lsu Hlth Sci Ctr-Univ Hosp, Internal Medicine; St Johns Mercy Med Ctr, Internal Medicine (Residency)

    Medical Degree - University of Mo, Columbia Sch of Med, Columbia Mo

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Internal Medicine since 2007

    American Board of Preventative Medicine since 2017

    Medical Conditions Treated

    conditions treated by an Internist, like Dr. Richard Sipes, may include:

    Please contact Dr. Sipes' office for more information or to schedule a consultation.

    Medical Procedures Performed

    procedures performed by an Internist, like Dr. Richard Sipes, may include:

    Annual Physical, Pre-Travel Checkup, General Consultation, Flu Shot, Swine Flu Shot, Flu Shot, Annual Physical, Pre-Travel Consultation, General Medical Consultation, Infection Consultation, Senior Visit, General Consultation, Pre-Surgery Consultation, Pre-Surgery Consultation, General Medical Consultation, Pre-Surgery Checkup / Pre-Surgical Clearance, Pre-Surgery Consultation, Pre-Surgery Consultation, General Follow Up, Pre-Travel Follow Up, Diabetes Follow Up, Vaccine(s), Worker's Compensation / Disability Evaluation, Certified Medical Examination for Pilot, Certified Medical Examination for Commercial Driver / Vessel Master, Certified Medical Examination for Overseas Worker, Certified Medical Examination for Police Officer / Fireman, Disability Evaluation, Freezing of Warts, Hospitalist Consultation, Nail Removal, Bladder and Bowel Management, Bowel and Bladder Management, Primary Care Consultation, Screening for Disease / Preventive Medicine, Wellness Care, Immigration Medical Examination, Medical Detoxification, Guided Imagery, Trigger Point Therapy, Hypnosis, Craniosacral Therapy, Aromatherapy, Hospital Discharge/Follow Up, Medicare Annual Wellness Visit, Welcome to Medicare Physical, Yearly Wellness Visit (For Medicare Patients), Annual Check Up, Ambulatory Care Consultation, Transgender Medical Consultation, Yellow Fever Vaccine, Primary Care Consultation, Transgender Medical Follow Up, Transgender Care, Splinter / Foreign Body Removal, Blood Pressure Testing, Cholesterol Management, Fecal Occult Blood Test (FOBT), Glycosylated Hemoglobin Test, Hepatitis A Vaccine, Hepatitis B Vaccine, Herpes Zoster Vaccine, Pneumococcal Vaccine, Posterior Cruciate Ligament Consultation, Cortisone Shots, Department of Transportation (DOT) Physical Exam, Rapid Influenza Diagnostic Test and Cryotherapy

    For detailed information, please contact Dr. Sipes' office.

    Insurances

    Please contact Dr. Sipes' office to confirm accepted insurance plans.

    Locations

    Apex Health

    8625 Line Ave

    Suite E

    Shreveport, LA 71106

    (318) 935-6177

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    Ratings & Reviews

    Rating Star

    3.0

    Overall rating

    Based on 1 reviews

    Check mark

    Attentiveness

    60% of patients felt that their time spent with the doctor was meaningful and impactful and that any follow ups were addressed quickly

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    Diagnosis

    40% of patients were satisfied with the doctor's diagnosis and explanation of their condition

    Patients give Dr. Richard Sipes a Good overall experience rating of 3 out of 5 stars. Dr. Sipes has been rated and reviewed by 1 patient. These ratings are based on a variety of factors, including the amount of time patients spent with Dr. Sipes, his bedside manner, appointment waiting time, friendliness of the office staff, clarity of diagnosis, and more.

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. Richard Sipes accepting new patients?

    Yes, Dr. Richard Sipes is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Dr. Richard Sipes offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Sipes's office at (318) 935-6177 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Dr. Richard Sipes offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Sipes's office at (318) 935-6177 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Dr. Richard Sipes speak?

    Dr. Richard Sipes speaks English.

    Which board certifications does Dr. Richard Sipes have?

    Dr. Richard Sipes is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and American Board of Preventative Medicine.

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