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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Shimizu is Excellent. Dr. Shimizu has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
Promptness 2.7
Courteous Staff 3.0
Accurate Diagnosis 2.7
Bedside Manner 3.0
Spends Time with Me 3.0
Follows Up After Visit 3.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Shimizu, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine.

Education & Awards

Dr. Shimizu graduated from University of Virginia, Charlottesville. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2012, 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Shimizu has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Cox Medical Center 
  • Cox-Monett Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard Toru Shimizu MD is a male Internist, has 16 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine.
Where does Dr. Richard T. Shimizu practice?
Dr. Richard Shimizu has 1 office location.
Dr. Richard Shimizu practices Internal Medicine near Springfield, MO.
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