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Dr. Richard Bryant

Family Medicine
DeSoto, TX
20 years experience male

Locations

MedFit Health Center

DeSoto, TX

Address

2805 Prince George Avenue, DeSoto, TX
Directions

My office hours

Wednesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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Fax

9722249098

Insurances accepted

Aetna Life Insurance Company

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas

Cigna

Humana Insurance Company

UnitedHealthcare

About

Bio

Dr Bryant is from Dallas TX and received his medical school training from The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. He received his residency training in the Family Practice Residency at Methodist Charlton Medical Center, where he was chief resident for 2003-2004. He is Board Certified in Family Medicine and a practicing member of the medical staff at Methodist Charlton Medical Center in Dallas, TX and Select Specialty Hospital - South Dallas. His outpatient practice is located at MedFit Health Center, DeSoto, TX.

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.

Family Medicine

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

16 Answers
10 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Bryant
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Viral syndrome: 85% of the time someone with your symptoms has a viral upper respiratory illness and antibiotics will not help. The treatment is rest, lots of fluids, medications to aid the symptoms, and time for your body to combat the virus and get healing to take place.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Bryant
Family Medicine 20 years experience
5-10 micrograms/dL: The centers for disease control and prevention (cdc) states that a bll of 5 &#956;g/dl or above is a cause for concern. However, lead can impair development even at blls below 5 &#956;g/dl. However children are susceptible to damage from lead exposure at lower levels than adults, and neurological impairment can occur in children with blood lead levels <10.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Bryant
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Dislocating common: Yes, this is a common symptom of hip dysplasia. However, if it is doing it more than usual or becoming painful, you should see your doctor. These can be signs of a complication called onto necrosis of the hip.

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Bryant is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Bryant is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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Your answer was very helpful! Thanks :)
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Thanks for your quick reply!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio, TX
Graduated 2001MD

Residency

METHODIST CHARLTON MEDICAL CENTER

Affiliations

Dallas County Medical Society, 2001-present
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