Reviews reflect patients' level of satisfaction with the care they received from this provider. Dr. Richard Clarke xhas an overall rating of 5.0.
Dr. Richard Clarke, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Terre Haute, IN, with another office in New Orleans, LA. He has 22 years of experience. His specialties include Anesthesiology. Dr. Clarke is affiliated with Terre Haute Regional Hospital. He speaks English.
Find out the languages this doctor/ or staff may speak.
Learn where this doctor attended medical school.
Specialties & Expertise
Dr. Richard Clarke has the following 1 area of expertise and 1 specialty.
Anesthesiologists are physicians who are trained to administer anesthetics, which are medicines used to block nerve sensation. Anesthesia can be either local to one specific part of a body, like a tooth, or regional to block feeling to a larger portion of the body, such as during an epidural for child birth. It can also be more general to block sensation to the entire body, resulting in unconsciousness.
Anesthesiologists assist in surgery by determining how much anesthesia is necessary and by monitoring the patient's level of responsiveness and vital signs throughout the procedure. The anesthesia specialist will also bring the patient out of anesthesia and then continue to monitor his or her vital signs post-operation.
Besides assisting in surgeries, anesthesiologists may also treat patients suffering from chronic pain.
See areas of expertise for treating specific conditions, procedures and surgeries for this doctor.
Locations & Directions
Dr. Richard Clarke, MD is similar to these 3 Doctors near Terre Haute, IN.
Dr. Larissa Grebenchtchikova
Dr. Steven Schmidt
Dr. Charles Poppell