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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Childers is Excellent. Dr. Childers has been reviewed by 9 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Childers, MD is board certified in Dermatology.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Acne (Acne Vulgaris)
  • Acne Rosacea
  • Melanoma
  • Psoriasis
  • Skin Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. Childers graduated from University of Rochester . He has 15 awards.

Whos who in medicine and healthcare
Lehn and fink gold medal for the advancement of science 53
Meritorious service honor award 1978 U.S. public health service
Achievement award in freshman chemistry 1949-50 lamar college, beaumont, texas
Borden scholarship award 1953 university of texas austin
Whos who in the south and southwest
Phi theta kappa honor society
Scholarship award 1951-52 university of texas austin
Jd lane award for excellence in clinical research us public health service
Rho chi pharmaceutical honor society 1952 university of texas austin
Community service award 1976 american legion womens post of staten island
Citation for meritorious service 1970 president's committee on employment of the handicapped
Patients' Choice Award (2012 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Childers has 1 hospital affiliations:

  • North Florida Regional Medical Center 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard Charles Childers MD is a male Dermatologist, has 43 years of experience and practices in Dermatology.
Where does Dr. Richard C. Childers practice?
Dr. Richard Childers has 1 office location.
Dr. Richard Childers practices Dermatology near Gainesville, FL.
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