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Dr. Richard Dotson, MD

Ophthalmology* Age 74
Dr. Richard Dotson, MD
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Dr. Richard Dotson, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in Washington, DC.
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Dr. Richard Dotson, MD

Ophthalmology* Age 74
Washington, DC
Accepting new patients
49 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Dr. Richard Dotson, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in Washington, DC.

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Dr. Richard Dotson, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in Washington, DC and has 49 years experience. They graduated from University of Maryland at Baltimore. They currently practice at Practice. Dr. Dotson has experience treating conditions like Hypertensive Retinopathy among other conditions at varying frequencies. Their office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments. Dr. Dotson also speaks Spanish. Dr. Dotson is board certified in Ophthalmology and accepts multiple insurance plans.

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Hypertensive Retinopathy
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Locations

  1. 1 Greater Northeast Eye Care Center
    1647 Benning Rd NE Ste 102, Washington, DC 20002

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May 11, 2016
Dr Dotson is a wonderful Doctor . He is caring and professional. He is also surrounded by a staff that also exhibits the same professionalism. I always look for doctors that love what they do and make you feel appreciated as a patient .
T jackson in Bowie, Md — May 11, 2016
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About Me

Biography
  • Dr. Richard Dotson, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Washington, DC and has over 48 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Maryland at Baltimore in 1975. He specializes in Ophthalmology.
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Languages Spoken
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Ophthalmology
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Education

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  • University of Maryland at Baltimore
    1975
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  • Ophthalmology
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New patients are generally accepted by Dr. Richard Dotson, MD. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Dotson's profile.

Dr. Dotson frequently treats the following conditions: Hypertensive Retinopathy. See more on Sharecare.

Yes, Dr. Richard Dotson, MD holds board certification in Ophthalmology.