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Anesthesiologist (pain control), Pain Management Specialist
23 years of experience
Accepting new patients
Video profile
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (9)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Hood is Average. Dr. Hood has been reviewed by 21 patients who have provided 9 comments. The rating is 3 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.1
Promptness 3.1
Courteous Staff 3.2
Accurate Diagnosis 2.9
Bedside Manner 2.8
Spends Time with Me 2.9
Follows Up After Visit 2.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Hood, MD is board certified in Anesthesiology and Anesthesiology - Pain Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Cancer Pain; Chronic Back Pain; Leg Pain; Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS); Painful Neuropathy

Education & Awards

Dr. Hood graduated from Wayne State University, Detroit.


Dr. Hood has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • Southwest Florida Regional Medical Center 
  • Gulf Coast Hospital 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard Keith Hood MD is a male Anesthesiologist, has 23 years of experience and practices in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine, and Pain Medicine.
Where does Dr. Richard K. Hood practice?
Dr. Richard Hood has 2 office locations.
Dr. Richard Hood practices Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine, and Pain Medicine near Fort Myers, FL.
Additional practice locations include: Estero, FL.
See Fort Myers Anesthesiologists and Fort Myers Pain Management Doctors.