ttcqeayetrwczwezdueawsrsbdyr

The Vitals website is provided for your informational use only. Nothing contained or offered by, on or through Vitals should be construed as medical advice or relied upon for medical diagnosis or treatment. Vitals does not recommend or endorse any particular healthcare provider whose information or ratings appear on this website. We encourage you to read our full Terms of Service.

Dr. Richard E Swenson Is this you?

About Dr. Richard E Swenson

Dr. Richard E Swenson, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Yreka, CA. His specialties include Family Medicine. Dr. Swenson is affiliated with Fairchild Medical Center. Dr. Swenson has received 3 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

13 Ratings with 5 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard E Swenson is Great. Dr. Richard E Swenson has been rated by 13 patients. From those 13 patients 5 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Richard E Swenson is 4.4 of 5.0 stars.

Mapbox Map of Dr. Richard E Swenson

Primary Address

Swenson Medical Practice

1501 S Oregon St
Yreka, CA 96097
Get Directions

Specialties

Dr. Richard E Swenson has the following 1 specialty

  • Family Medicine

    A family practitioner is a doctor who specializes in caring for people of all ages, at all stages of life. Rather than focusing on the treatment of one disease or patient population, family practitioners are often the doctors that people see for their everyday ailments, like cold and flu or respiratory infections, and health screenings. When necessary, family practitioners will provide referrals for conditions that require the expertise of another specialist.
    The doctors may also provide physicals, inoculations, prenatal care, treat chronic diseases, like diabetes and asthma, and provide advice on disease prevention.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Richard E Swenson has the following 7 expertise

  • Weight Loss
  • Check-up
  • Contraception
  • Influenza
  • Immunization
  • Weight Loss (non-surgical)
  • Family Planning

Dr. Richard E Swenson has 0 board certified specialties

See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience

Reviews

Showing 5 of 13

Five Stars

No nonsense, very competent, straight talking doctor who obviously knows his stuff.

Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
Full Review Rating Breakdown
Five Stars

best doctor ever! Very caring and makes you feel at ease. He delivered all three of my kids!

Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
Full Review Rating Breakdown
Former Patient

Some other staff in the office were unprofessional. Interrupted often during visits from another doctor.

Wait time
15.0 minutes
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
Full Review Rating Breakdown
Pregnancy

He has taken very good care of my duaghter during her pregnancy and has been very informative and caring. He is knowledgeable and shares the information he needs to give my daughter where she can understand easily and she really likes him allot.Dr. Swenson is patient and very to the point. He is very appreciated by myself and my daughter as well as his staff..Thank you Dr. Swenson for making my daughters first pregnancy a great experience!!

Wait time
5.0 minutes
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
Full Review Rating Breakdown
Swensons office

they're so awesome! They're very curtious and kind. you don't even have to wait, you're called into the office to be seen right on time. They're very trustworthy as well. I'd rate this doctor 100 if it was on the list.

Wait time
5.0 minutes
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
Full Review Rating Breakdown
  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2011, 2012, 2015, 2016)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2015, 2016)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Swenson is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

  • St Georges University
  • University Of Oklahoma College Of Medicine

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Richard E Swenson accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross California
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
    • Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Individual
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Large Group
    • Blue Cross CA Pathway X PPO
    • Blue Cross CA Select PPO
  • Blue Shield California
    • BS CA Platinum 90 PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze 60 PPO SHOP
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
    • Blue Shield CA PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Silver 70 PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
    • PHCS PPO Kaiser
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Swenson Medical Practice, 1501 S Oregon St, Yreka, CA
  • Similiar Doctors

    Dr. Richard E Swenson is similar to the following 3 Doctors near Yreka, CA.