Dr. Richard Pollard

Anesthesiology
Charlotte, NC
29 years experience male

Locations

American Anesthesiology of the SE

Charlotte, NC

Address

927 East Boulevard, Charlotte, NC
Directions

Office

About

Bio

Director of Neuro and Trauma Anesthesia at Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Anesthesiology, Board Certified

Anesthesiology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

2.1K Answers
515 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Pollard
29 years experience Anesthesiology
Now: When the nerve is so impaired that weakness and numbness occur it is time to consider more aggressive treatment options before permanent nerve damage ... Read More
A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Pollard
29 years experience Anesthesiology
See below: Cervical stenosis cannot be treated by endoscopic surgery. The stenosis that you are referring to is a narrowing of the foramina where the nerve roots ... Read More
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Pollard
29 years experience Anesthesiology
No: The pam system you described is a useful tool to assist patients in getting involved in their health care and their well-being. It is however, of limi ... Read More
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1 thank

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Sep 16, 2013
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Jul 13, 2013
Fantastic answers. A great physician!
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Pollard is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Unc Chapel Hill
Graduated 1991MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of North Carolina School of Medicine, NC
Graduated 1991MD

Awards

Top Doctor - Charlotte Magazine 2012

Affiliations

Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC
Carolinas Medical Center - Mercy, Charlotte. NC
Kings Mountain Hospital, Kings Mountain NC
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