License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Ehlers is Excellent. Dr. Ehlers has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 4.7
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.5

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Ehlers, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology and Pediatrics.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Refractive Surgical Procedures

Education & Awards

Dr. Ehlers graduated from University of Alabama at Birmingham. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)


Dr. Ehlers has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Providence Yakima Medical Center 
  • Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital 
  • Yakima Regional Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard Eugene Ehlers MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 35 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology and Pediatrics.
Where does Dr. Richard E. Ehlers practice?
Dr. Richard Ehlers has 2 office locations.
Dr. Richard Ehlers practices Ophthalmology and Pediatrics near Yakima, WA.
Additional practice locations include: Sunnyside, WA.
See Yakima Ophthalmologists and Yakima Pediatricians.