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Richard Schultz, MD

Dr. Schultz is a cardiologist in the Hickory area. He is affiliated with Frye Regional Medical Center and 3 more hospitals.
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59 doctors
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60 doctors
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29 doctors
Dr. Schultz saw more cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hickory area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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46 doctors
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46 doctors
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22 doctors
Dr. Schultz saw more heart disease patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hickory area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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21 doctors
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20 doctors
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10 doctors
Dr. Schultz saw more heart valve condition patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hickory area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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59 doctors
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58 doctors
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29 doctors
Dr. Schultz saw more vascular disease patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hickory area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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35 doctors
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35 doctors
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17 doctors
Dr. Schultz saw more coronary artery disease (CAD) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hickory area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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31 doctors
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31 doctors
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15 doctors
Dr. Schultz saw more atrial fibrillation (Afib) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hickory area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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41 doctors
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42 doctors
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20 doctors
Dr. Schultz saw more high cholesterol patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hickory area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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6 doctors
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6 doctors
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2 doctors
Dr. Schultz saw more pulmonary hypertension patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hickory area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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65 doctors
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65 doctors
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32 doctors
Dr. Schultz saw more pain patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hickory area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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15 doctors
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16 doctors
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7 doctors
Dr. Schultz saw more irregular heartbeat patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hickory area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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52 doctors
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52 doctors
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25 doctors
Dr. Schultz saw more type 2 diabetes patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hickory area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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57 doctors
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57 doctors
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28 doctors
Dr. Schultz saw more diabetes patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hickory area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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19 doctors
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19 doctors
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9 doctors
Dr. Schultz saw more shortness of breath patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hickory area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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4 doctors
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3 doctors
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1 doctor
Dr. Schultz saw more angina patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hickory area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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29 doctors
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28 doctors
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14 doctors
Dr. Schultz saw more heart failure patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hickory area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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27 doctors
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27 doctors
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13 doctors
Dr. Schultz saw more chronic kidney disease patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hickory area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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16 doctors
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16 doctors
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8 doctors
Dr. Schultz saw more obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hickory area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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26 doctors
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26 doctors
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13 doctors
Dr. Schultz saw more congestive heart failure (CHF) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hickory area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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49 doctors
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48 doctors
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24 doctors
Dr. Schultz saw more lung condition patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Hickory area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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8 doctors
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8 doctors
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4 doctors
Dr. Schultz saw more cardiomyopathy patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hickory area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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38 doctors
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38 doctors
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19 doctors
Dr. Schultz saw more obesity patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Hickory area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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23 doctors
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22 doctors
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11 doctors
Dr. Schultz saw more sleep apnea patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hickory area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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5 doctors
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5 doctors
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2 doctors
Dr. Schultz saw more enlarged heart patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Hickory area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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27 doctors
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27 doctors
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13 doctors
Dr. Schultz saw more cerebrovascular disease patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hickory area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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4 doctors
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4 doctors
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2 doctors
Dr. Schultz saw more heart block patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Hickory area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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24 doctors
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24 doctors
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11 doctors
Dr. Schultz saw more stroke patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hickory area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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26 doctors
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26 doctors
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13 doctors
Dr. Schultz saw more swelling patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hickory area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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41 doctors
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40 doctors
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20 doctors
Dr. Schultz saw more thyroid condition patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Hickory area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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35 doctors
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34 doctors
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17 doctors
Dr. Schultz saw more hypothyroidism patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Hickory area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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4 doctors
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4 doctors
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1 doctor
Dr. Schultz saw more aortic aneurysm patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hickory area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Locations

Dr. Schultz sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

Office
2660 Tate Blvd SE
Hickory, NC 28602
311 miles away
Cardiology Physicans Associates DBA Piedmont Cardiology Lenoir
602 Morganton Blvd SW
Lenoir, NC 28645
310 miles away
1470 E Gaston St
Lincolnton, NC 28092
322 miles away

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Credentials
  • New York Medical College
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1988
  • George Washington University Program A
    RESIDENCY

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Schultz is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Frye Regional Medical Center
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2018)
  • Caldwell Memorial Hospital
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2018)
  • Carolinas Healthcare System-Blue Ridge
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2018)
  • Carolinas Healthcare System Lincoln
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2018)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Aultcare
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • EmblemHealth
  • FirstCarolinaCare
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • MVP Health Care
  • Magellan Health
  • MagnaCare
  • Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
  • MedCost
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare