Dr. Richard M Sperling MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Richard Sperling is a gastroenterologist in Austin, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Heart Hospital of Austin and Seton Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine and has been in practice for 26 years. Dr. Sperling accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 5 doctors at Heart Hospital of Austin and one of 10 at Seton Medical Center who specialize in Gastroenterology. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: General Gastroenterology

Hospital Affiliation

Heart Hospital of Austin

Seton Medical Center Austin
High performing in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

Seton Southwest Hospital

Seton Medical Center

Other Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Education & Medical Training

University of California at San Diego
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1988–1992

University of California at San Francisco
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, 1992–1995

Baylor College of Medicine
Class of 1988

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 23 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 19 years in Gastroenterology

TX State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

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

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Whole Health Banner Health Network
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Arizona HMO
  • Health Net Arizona HMO ExcelCare Network
  • Health Net Arizona PPO/POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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