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Richard F Curtis M.D.

Radiologist | Neuroradiology

18 13TH AVE NE HICKORY NC, 28601



Dr. Richard Curtis is a radiologist practicing in HICKORY, NC. Dr. Curtis specializes in diagnosing and treating injuries and diseases using medical imaging techniques such as X-Rays, magnetic resonance imaging and computed tomography exams. These techniques offer accurate visibility to the inside of the patients body and help to detect otherwise hidden illnesses so that they can be treated quickly and efficiently.

Education and Training

Med Univ of Sc Coll of Med, Charleston Sc 1967

Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine 1967

Board Certification

RadiologyAmerican Board of RadiologyABR

Provider Details



  • Med Univ Sc Med Ctr, Nuclear Medicine; Walter Reed Army Med Ctr, Radiology; Tripler Army Med Ctr, Radiology; Wm Beaumont Army Med Ctr, Flexible Or Transitional Year  

Richard F Curtis M.D.'s Practice location

18 13TH AVE NE -
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New patients: 828-322-2644, 828-322-2870
Fax: 828-327-2235

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