Dr. Richard Gough MD
Geriatric Medicine Physicians — Walkersville, MD
Dr. Richard Gough specializes in geriatric medicine, family practice in Walkersville, Maryland. Details of Dr. Gough's 30 years experience as an MD, his hospital affiliation and education at University of Maryland are available on your free doctor report.
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19 W Frederick St
Walkersville, MD 21793
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Dr. Richard Gough identified specializing in
Geriatric MedicineGeriatric Medicine
An internist with special knowledge of the aging process and special skills in the diagnostic, therapeutic, preventive, and rehabilitative aspects of illness in the elderly. This specialist cares for geriatric patients in the patient's home, the office, long-term care settings such as nursing homes, and the hospital. and Family PracticeFamily Practice
A family physician is concerned with the total health care of the individual and the family, and is trained to diagnose and treat a wide variety of ailments in patients of all ages. The family physician receives a broad range of training that includes internal medicine, pediatrics, obstetrics and gynecology, psychiatry, and geriatrics. Special emphasis is placed on prevention and primary care of entire families, utilizing consultations and community resources when appropriate.. He is certified in Family Practice.
A hospital affiliation covers any doctor who has an affiliation, association or admitting privilege with a hospital. A doctor's particular affiliation to a specific hospital can translate to the overall quality of that provider.
Dr. Gough is affiliated with 1 hospital:
400 W 7th St
Frederick, MD 21701
EducationDr. Gough attended medical school at University of Maryland School of Medicine and graduated in 1983 having 30 years experience.
While there is no proven correlation between the quality of one's educational institution and the quality of one's professional competence, it is often an indicator. Medical schools have various levels of selectivity (some are harder to get into than others), and both the quality of their clinical training and level of research are measured. Additional medical training in both residency and fellowships and the facilities they are conducted at also provide a history of the doctors' level of training and experience.
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