Department Nephrology and Hypertension
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Primary Location

Cleveland Clinic Main Campus


Additional Locations

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Nephrology
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Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertension - High Blood Pressure
  • Kidney Stones
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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Undergraduate - Cuyahoga Community College
Surgeon Assistant
Cleveland, OH USA

Undergraduate - Washington and Jefferson College
Washington, PA USA


  • Physician Assistant

Specialty Interests

Blood Pressure Disorders, Hypertension

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

84 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

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Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

11 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2020

Dr. Richards is the gold standard of professional, highly personal care. She was invaluable in assisting me in finding a Urologist within the system and is truly concerned about my overall health. A++

Reviewed on Nov 3, 2020

Ms. Richards was very proactive and scheduled a chest xray and blood work which assisted Dr. Riad, my Cardiologist, in adjusting medications to address recent issues. Ms. Richards took steps to insure my health issues were immediately addressed. Very well done thanks to her actions. Excellent.

Reviewed on Oct 1, 2020

I so enjoyed my visit with Dr C R very kind and understanding very thorough

Reviewed on Oct 1, 2020

if need be for sure will return to see this doctor

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2020

Dr Richards was an excellent doctor. We discussed my health issues, past surgeries, reviewed all my medications, discussed my high blood pressure issues. I am so thankful to have her as my doctor

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2020

Carol Richards makes me feel so at ease and easy to talk to her a feeling that I've never had with a doctor or physician's assistant before

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2020

Doctor explained everything in great detail.

Reviewed on May 19, 2020

Caryl Richards is everything a Care Provider should be, and more! I trust her with my life, and believe she has saved my life. I was so opposed to taking any addl meds when I first started seeing her, and she did explain the pros/cons as wells as the risks I was facing, but let me try other a point. Finally, science won, and I realized her original suggestion was indeed the best option after all. Her genius was letting me get to the correct solution on my own in sufficient time...and that she did.

Reviewed on Apr 14, 2020

I had a phone conference with Dr. Richards. She was well prepared, very kind & respectful.

Reviewed on Apr 14, 2020

Dr. Richards talked to my wife & me. Phone conference was approximately a half hour. We never felt rushed. All our questions & concerns were answered in a gracious manner.

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

it was good to see the doctor it had been 20 years

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