Richard A. Erickson, MD

Scott & White Healthcare

Director, Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine

Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine

Patient Care Emphasis
Bile Duct Stones, Colonoscopy, Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), Endoscopic Ultrasound, Endoscopic Ultrasound Guided Fine Needle Aspiration, Endoscopy, Pancreatic Cancer & Other Tumors or Masses, Pancreatic Pseudocyst, Pancreaticobiliary Disease

Board Certification
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Gastroenterology
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Scott & White Appointment
    April 3, 1995

  • University of California, San Diego, CA, MD, 1978
  • University of California, Irvine, CA, BS, 1974

  • Specialty Training
  • Gastroenterology Fellowship, University of California, Irvine, CA
  • Internal Medicine Residency, University of California, San Diego, CA

  • Faculty Rank - Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
    Professor of Internal Medicine

    Awards and Honors
  • Fellow, American College of Physicians
  • Best Doctors in America, 2013
  • "Super Doctor," Texas Monthly, 2008-2014
  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, Audiovisual Award, 1996

  • Professional Memberships
  • American Medical Association
  • American College of Physicians
  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • American Gastroenterological Association
  • Texas Medical Association
  • Texas Society for Gastroenterology and Endoscopy
  • Fellow,, American Gastroenterological Association, 2006
  • Fellow, American College of Physicians
  • Fellow, American College of Gastroenterology

  • Languages Spoken

    Teaching the Bible, enjoying my grandchildren, golf, reading, books/magazines/the internet or watching t.v./movies on religion, science, history, politics and science fiction


    Scott & White Clinic - Temple
    2401 South 31st Street
    Temple, TX 76508
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    7700 Fish Pond Road
    Waco, TX 76710