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Internist, Gastroenterologist (digestive)
36 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

5.0
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(219)
Patient comments (56)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Drude is Excellent. Dr. Drude has been reviewed by 219 patients who have provided 56 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.1
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Promptness 4.2
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Courteous Staff 4.0
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Accurate Diagnosis 3.9
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Bedside Manner 4.1
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Spends Time with Me 3.9
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Follows Up After Visit 3.8
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Drude, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Constipation
  • Hepatitis C
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Drude graduated from Louisiana State University at New Orleans. He has 2 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2011)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2011)

Affiliations

Dr. Drude has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Louisiana Heart Hospital 
  • St Tammany Parish Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard Bernad Drude MD is a male Internist, has 36 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.
Where does Dr. Richard B. Drude practice?
Dr. Richard Drude has 4 office locations.
Dr. Richard Drude practices Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology near Covington, LA.
See Covington Internists and Covington Gastroenterologists.