Dr. Richard O Avalon DO Family Medicine Doctor

Dr. Richard Avalon is a family medicine doctor in Renton, Washington and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including UW Medicine/Valley Medical Center and University of Washington Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine and has been in practice for 34 years. Dr. Avalon accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 89 doctors at UW Medicine/Valley Medical Center and one of 95 at University of Washington Medical Center who specialize in Family Medicine.

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Office Location

Specialty & Clinical Interests

Family Medicine Doctor: General Family Medicine

Education & Medical Training

Central IA Health System - IA Lutheran
Residency, Family Practice, 1980–1983

Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Class of 1980

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified 31 years in Family Medicine

WA State Medical License

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2012

Diabetes Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2011

Diabetes Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2012

Diabetes Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2013

Diabetes Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2014

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Choice HMO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Open Access POS
  • BCBS Georgia BlueChoice Option POS
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Oregon 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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