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Neurological Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
20 years of experience
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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Boyer is Excellent. Dr. Boyer has been reviewed by 25 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.9
Promptness 3.9
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 4.8
Bedside Manner 4.5
Spends Time with Me 4.2
Follows Up After Visit 4.2

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Boyer, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Back Injuries
  • Essential Tremor
  • Head and Neck Disorder
  • Movement Disorders
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Parkinson Disease

Education & Awards

Dr. Boyer graduated from The University of Texas at Galveston. He has 3 awards.

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Patients' Choice Award (2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)


Dr. Boyer has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • University Of Tennessee Memorial Hospital 
  • Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard Boyer MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 20 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Richard Boyer practice?
Dr. Richard Boyer has 2 office locations.
Dr. Richard Boyer practices Neurological Surgery near Knoxville, TN.
See Knoxville Neurological Surgeons.