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

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (11)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Hood is Good. Dr. Hood has been reviewed by 29 patients who have provided 11 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.1
Promptness 3.3
Courteous Staff 3.2
Accurate Diagnosis 3.3
Bedside Manner 3.3
Spends Time with Me 3.3
Follows Up After Visit 3.1

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 24 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.