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About Dr. Karl E Richey

Dr. Karl E Richey, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Ketchikan, AK. He has 35 years of experience. His specialties include General Practice and Emergency Medicine. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

2 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Karl E Richey is Bad. Dr. Karl E Richey has been rated by 2 patients. From those 2 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Karl E Richey is 1.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center

3100 Tongass Ave
Ketchikan, AK 99901
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Specialties

Dr. Karl E Richey has the following 2 specialties

  • General Practice

    A general practitioner is similar to a family practitioner in that they treat patients of all ages with a variety of health concerns. These doctors treat everyday ailments, some acute and chronic diseases, and also provid health checkups, physicals, inoculations and preventative care.
    General practitioners differ from family practitioners because they are not required to complete an additional residency in family medicine after completing their medical school residency. Like family practitioners, general practitioners will also provide referrals to patients who are in need of a specialist.

  • Emergency Medicine

    An emergency physician is a doctor who is an expert in handling conditions of an urgent and extremely dangerous nature. These specialists work in the emergency room (ER) departments of hospitals where they oversee cases involving cardiac distress, trauma, fractures, lacerations and other acute conditions.
    Emergency physicians are specially trained to make urgent life-saving decisions to treat patients during an emergency medical crisis. These doctors diagnose and stabilize patients before they are either well enough to be discharged, or transferred to the appropriate department for long-term care.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Karl E Richey has the following 5 expertise

  • Check-up
  • Immunization
  • Heartburn
  • Vaccination
  • Indigestion

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WARNING

This doctor has been sued for malpractice. Severely overdosed a patient with medication and then failed to respond when patient reacted to overdose. After seven days of neglect the patient's heart stopped due to severe dehydration and malnutrition.

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  • Education

    35 Years Experience

  • University Of California At San Francisco School Of Dentistry

    Graduated in 1983

  • Accepted Insurance

    Please contact the office for more information.

Locations & Directions

PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center, 3100 Tongass Ave, Ketchikan, AK
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