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Specialties & Research
Dr. Richard Kates, MD is board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology and Maternal & Fetal Medicine.
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Education & Awards
Dr. Kates graduated from Vanderbilt University, Columbia.
Dr. Kates has 3 hospital affiliations:
- Kadlec Regional Medical Center
- Kennewick General Hospital
- Lourdes Medical Center
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Kates accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- Community Health Plan of Washington - 7 plans
- Cigna - 4 plans
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- Where does Dr. Richard B. Kates practice?
Dr. Richard Kates practices Obstetrics & Gynecology and Maternal & Fetal Medicine near Pasco, WA.
Additional practice locations include: Kennewick, WA.
See Pasco Obstetricians & Gynecologists.