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Donald Richards, M.D., Ph.D.

General Summary

Donald Richards, M.D., Ph.D. specializes in medical oncology and hematology and is board certified in medical oncology. Dr. Richards serves on the GI Cancer Committee and Translational Oncology Program (Phase I Drug Development) for The US Oncology Network, and is a member of the Pacreatic Cancer Research Team, a private foundation with Translational Genomics.


Dr. Richards received his doctorate in Cell Biology from Baylor College of Medicine in 1982, and a medical degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio in 1983. He completed training internal medicine at Bexar County Teaching Hospital in San Antonio, and his fellowship in hematology/oncology was completed at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, Texas.

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Accolades & Memberships

Smith County Medical Society, Texas Medical Association and the American Society of Clinical Oncology.

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