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Douglas S. Richards, M.D.

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  • English

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(801) 581-8425 University Hospital
50 N Medical Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
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Bio

Douglas Richards, MD is a Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Utah Health Sciences Center. He is Associate Residency Program Director of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He completed a fellowship in Maternal-Fetal Medicine at the University of North Carolina in 1987. He is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and in the Maternal-Fetal Medicine subspecialty. Following his fellowship he joined the faculty at the University of Florida College of Medicine where he has worked for the past 24 years. He has achieved the academic rank of Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Professor of Pediatrics. He directed the Ob/Gyn ultrasound unit, the Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine at the University of Florida, the Obstetrics Service of Shands Teaching Hospital, and the Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellowship program. He is interested in medical education, ultrasound diagnosis of birth defects and genetic diseases, fetal cardiac evaluation, and complications of twin pregnancy.

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Obstetrics/Gynecology - Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Board Certification American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology
American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology (Sub: Maternal & Fetal Medicine)

Academic Profile

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Obstetrics/Gynecology - Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Board Certification American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology
American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology (Sub: Maternal & Fetal Medicine)

Academic Bio

Dr. Douglas Richards brings more than two decades of medical expertise to Maternal Fetal Medicine Specialists. Dr. Richards attended the University of Utah School of Medicine where he stayed to complete his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology. He completed a fellowship in Maternal Fetal Medicine at the University of North Carolina, and is board certified in that subspecialty. Following his fellowship he joined the faculty at the University of Florida College of Medicine where he has worked for the past 24 years. He has achieved the academic rank of Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Professor of Pediatrics. He has directed the Ob/Gyn ultrasound unit, the Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine at the University of Florida, the Obstetrics Service of Shands Teaching Hospital, and the Maternal Fetal Medicine Fellowship program. He has served as a member of the editorial board of Obstetrics and Gynecology as a reviewer for other journals as well. Dr. Richards has authored or co-authored more than 60 professional publications.

Education

Education History

Type School Degree
Fellowship University of NorthCarolina School of Medicine
Maternal Fetal Medicine
Fellow
Residency University of UtahSchool of Medicine
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Resident
Professional Medical University of Utah School of Medicine
Medicine
M.D.
Undergraduate Brigham Young University
Zoology
B.S.

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