Dr. Douglas S Richards MD Obstetrician-Gynecologist

Dr. Douglas Richards is an obstetrician-gynecologist in Salt Lake City, Utah. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Dixie Regional Medical Center and LDS Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Utah School of Medicine and has been in practice for 33 years. He is one of 24 doctors at Dixie Regional Medical Center and one of 41 at LDS Hospital who specialize in Obstetrics & Gynecology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Obstetrician-Gynecologist: General Obstetrics & Gynecology

Hospital Affiliation

Dixie Regional Medical Center

LDS Hospital
High performing in Gynecology

University of Utah Health Care - Hospital and Clinics
High performing in Gynecology

Education & Medical Training

University of Utah
Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1981 - 1985

University of North Carolina Hospitals
Fellowship, Maternal and Fetal Medicine, 1985 - 1987

University of Utah School of Medicine
Class of 1981

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

CO State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Accuracy of ultrasound for the prediction of placenta accreta.
Bowman, Z. S.,Eller, A. G.,Kennedy, A. M.,Richards, D. S.,Winter, T. C.,Woodward, P. J.,Silver, R. M.

Estimating the nucleated red blood cell 'emergence time' in neonates.
Christensen, R. D.,Lambert, D. K.,Richards, D. S.

Tachysystole in term labor: incidence, risk factors, outcomes, and effect on fetal heart tracings.
Heuser, C. C.,Knight, S.,Esplin, M. S.,Eller, A. G.,Holmgren, C. M.,Richards, D.,Henry, E.,Jackson, G. M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • Regence Washington - Preferred Provider Network
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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