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Dr. Blakely Richardson, DO

Dermatologist

Austin, TX

About Dr. Blakely Richardson

Statement: Doctor Richardson is a board certified dermatologist and proud owner of Westgate Skin & Cancer; a family focused and operated practice. She consults patients of all ages for general, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology needs in the greater Austin area while striving for excellent patient care and patient satisfaction. When not caring for patients, you can find her spending time with her family, out and about, and enjoying everything that the unique Austin culture has to offer.

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • Advocate Health Care
  • Aetna

Specialties

  • Dermatologist

Practice names

Board certifications

  • American Osteopathic Board of Dermatology

Education and training

  • Medical School - University of North Texas, Fort Worth, Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Case Western Reserve University, Richmond Medical Center (Internship)
  • Case Western Reserve University, Residency in Dermatology

Professional memberships

  • American Academy of Dermatology
  • American Osteopathic Association
  • American Osteopathic College of Dermatology

Awards and publications

  • • The Age-Specific Effect Modification of Male Sex for Ulcerated Cutaneous Melanoma
  • • Merkel Cell Carcinoma: Case Report
  • • Long-term Use of Adalimumab in the Treatment of Moderate to Several Plaque Psoriasis: a Review of the Literature

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1659697431

Dr. Blakely Richardson's office location

Westgate Skin & Cancer

2559 Western Trails Blvd., Suite 301

Austin, TX 78745

Patient reviews for Dr. Blakely Richardson

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Dr. Richardson is always prompt and through. She has a very pleasant demeanor. She has twice gone beyond what I was being treated for and included two other small areas I was concerned about for free. She referred me to anothercompetent physician for a needed procedure to accomplish my goals.
Less than 1 month ago
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Loved my provider, however, front desk staff was extremely rude and unprofessional. One staff member was having a personal conversation with another client/friend as I waited to check in. She saw me waiting, and continued to ignore me as shewrapped up her personal convo. I then watched her tend devotedly to the other "high end" clientele as I was treated as though invisible and then only spoken to in one-word commands. Would not recommend this office to friends or family.
Less than 1 month ago
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I went to Sharon for a second opinion for this wart on my foot and she was so great. Knew exactly how to treat it right away, confident and was just a really nice person. Overall great experience!
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I was able to make a same-day appointment via online scheduling, which was quick and easy. All of the staff I interacted were friendly and explained everything in a simple-to-understand manner. I am pleased with my decision to use this practicefor my skin needs and I would recommended it without a doubt.
Less than 3 months ago
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I love Sharon she is the best!!!
Less than 3 months ago
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Amazing, everything about my visit was great, they explained everything as soon as I got to the office. Dr. Richardson was professional and very kind, everything was explained to me in an easy yet effective way. She listened to all ofmy concerns and I left with all my questions answered and feeling great. I would totally recommend to anyone!
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Very knowledgeable and reasonable with self pay.
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Dr. Richardson was a very polite and considerate physician. Skin can be a really touchy subject and she did not make me feel embarrassed. I also appreciated how she ended the appointment with clear next action steps and timelines.
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Excellent across the board.
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Dr. Richardson was very thorough in examining the sun damage to my face and recommending ways to correct the skin condition. I look forward to beginning treatment soon.
Less than 6 months ago
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Efficient, engaging, and professional. Trifecta of wonderful for a doctor. Her staff are equally awesome.
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Dr Richardson was very kind and thorough. She performed a biopsy on a suspicious mole. I’m so glad they were able to see me quickly! The office staff was highly professional, too. I recommend this practice
Less than 6 months ago
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Dr. Sharon Pulley-Alberts is a very caring, thorough nurse practitioner who I see for my annual skin cancer screenings and rosacea treatment. I am very pleased with the quality of care I get from her and Westgate Skin and Cancer.
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Dr.Blakely was quite professional but yet friendly and engaging. She went right to the examination and was very thorough in determining skin risk that might need addressing. After a brief explanation the area was removed.
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She was very nice and professional .
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Everyone was very helpful and professional. Great office atmosphere to match the excellent doctors.
Less than 1 year ago
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The Doctor visit was outstanding. Dr. Richardson is personable, and I didn't feel rush or handed over to someone else in her office.
Less than 1 year ago
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Clean office, excellent service, friendly and knowledgeable staff
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First time going. Staff was very friendly. Didnt have to wait long to be seen.
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Dr. Richardson is my doctor as well as my two children. She is the best dermatologist I have ever had and has helped all of us with different issues. I HIGHLY recommend her!!
Less than 1 year ago
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Very thorough, good listener, very attentive.
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Dr Richardson was knowledgeable, friendly and so easy to ask questions of. She immediately diagnosed a small spot on my arm I was worried about and set me up with a treatment plan. Her staff was helpful and quick setting me up as a first time patient. Would definitely recommend!
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Quick service, did not see Dr. Richardson, but an assistant. Quick full body skin assessment, in and out in about 30 mins. Everyone was great.
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The staff was very efficient and Dr. Richardson is very personable. I was pleased with the visit.
Less than 1 year ago
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Went in for a baseline skin check. Very neat and clean office, nice staff, was seen quickly, and Dr. Richardson was very personable and thorough.
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Great visit. Friendly staff. They also work with different pharmacies to get the best price on prescriptions needed.
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Amazing doctor. Very friendly. She will not recommend something that is not necessary.
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Very friendly. Explained my procedure thoroughly and answered all of my questions. I was a bit nervous before receiving 4 Botox injections (first timer) but I can say with all honesty I could barely feel any of the injections, amazing!
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Most impressed! Lining up family to see her.
Less than 1 year ago
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I got what I came for - freezing a mole off.
Less than 1 year ago
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Love the staff great experience!
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I am so impressed with the kindness and compassion that I experienced today. I commend the staff and doctor. Certainly would recommend this office to anyone.
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Most excellent, very glade I made the call.
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Definitely recommend her! She is so sweet and instantly makes you feel comfortable and confident about your decisions!
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Dr Richardson is extremely personable, prompt and knowledgeable! I would definitely recommend her. She took her time with me, and she had answers to my questions.
More than 1 year ago
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Dr. Richardson and staff are all outstanding to deal with. Grateful to have found them when I needed a new Dermatologist!
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Love Dr Richardson she’s always very professional and nice!!! You can tell she cares about you & loves what she does.
More than 1 year ago
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Dr. Richardson was so sweet and offered great advice for what I needed. I even had a quick procedure done while I was there that wasn't planned for.
More than 1 year ago
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Very knowledgeable and took the time to answer all my questions. Felt very comfortable and thought everything was excellent. From check in to check out things were great.
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I thought Dr. Richardson was very knowledgeable and professional. She clearly laid out my options and went through the pros and cons with me.
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The doctor was great! Personable, kind, and efficient!
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Very friendly and engaged.
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Everyone was great! You don’t often get such a positive experience at a doctor’s office. I appreciated it. Dr. Richardson is so approachable, friendly, and incredibly knowledgeable! I already made my appointment for next year and have recommended her to friends!
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Very professional and direct.
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I'm so thankful I went to see Dr. Richardson! Her office was very pleasant with snacks and aesthetically pleasing decor. Dr. Richardson herself was extremely kind and even more knowledgeable and gave me a couple different options and I could chose my favorite. Will be returning!
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I keep coming back to see Dr. Richardson because she is so personable. I never feel as though she’s prescribing me a general diagnosis because she takes the time to discuss what my experience has been previously and always gives me a couple of viable options going forward.
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Excellent and professional!
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A comforting and friendly presence. Listens patiently and she looks for ways to help patients save money.
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Blakely Richardson was extremely kind and recommended a well thought out and logical plan for treatment about a issue I had been experiencing for the better part of a year if not longer. That is far more than I can sayabout the three previous professionals I saw for the same issue. She listened to my symptoms, took time to visually confirm the issue, and presented her thoughts and plan clearly and concisely. I left my appointment feeling confident she was committed to finding a resolution to the issue if our initial plan didn't address it quickly. I would certainly recommend her office to friends and family.
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Dr. Blakely is so personable and has an excellent way of being honest about possibilities but making you feel comfortable as she gives you options.
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