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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (10)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Urso is Excellent. Dr. Urso has been reviewed by 45 patients who have provided 10 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.8
Promptness 4.5
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Urso, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Plastic Surgery (Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery)
  • Refractive Surgical Procedures

Education & Awards

Dr. Urso graduated from The University of Texas at Houston. He has 1 awards.

Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)


Dr. Urso has 14 hospital affiliations:

  • Memorial Hermann Hospital 
  • Ben Taub General Hospital 


  • Italian
  • Chinese
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard George Urso MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 24 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Richard G. Urso practice?
Dr. Richard Urso has 3 office locations.
Dr. Richard Urso practices Ophthalmology near Houston, TX.
Additional practice locations include: Sugar Land, TX and Kingwood, TX.
See Houston Ophthalmologists.