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Dr. Richard Alan Sachson FACE, FACP, and MD is a male Internist, has 42 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism.
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
(20)
Patient comments (8)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Sachson is Good. Dr. Sachson has been reviewed by 20 patients who have provided 8 comments. The rating is 2.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.7
  • Currently 2.7058823529412 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.2
  • Currently 2.2142857142857 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 2.6
  • Currently 2.5882352941176 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 2.3
  • Currently 2.2941176470588 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.3
  • Currently 2.2941176470588 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 1.9
  • Currently 1.9333333333333 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Sachson, FACE, FACP, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 12 areas:
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Diabetes
  • Endocrinology
  • General Endocrinology & Metabolism Diabetes MellitusMetabolism Thyroid Dysfunction
  • Growth Disorders
  • Lipid Metabolism Disorders
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Nutrition Disorders
  • Pituitary Diseases
  • Thyroid Diseases

Education & Awards

Dr. Sachson graduated from State University of New York Downstate, Brooklyn. He has 4 awards.

Awards  
1970 Hilger Perry Jenkins Award, University of Chicago
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Texas™ (2009)

Affiliations

Dr. Sachson has 20 hospital affiliations:

  • Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth 
  • Medical City Dallas Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Sachson accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas - 2 plans
  • Scott and White Health Plan - 2 plans
  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • Cigna - 7 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan

Languages

  • Spanish


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Richard A. Sachson practice?
Dr. Richard Sachson practices Internal Medicine and Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism near Plano, TX.
Additional practice locations include: Dallas, TX.
See Plano Internists and Plano Endocrinologists.