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Dr. Richard Wilks, MD

Cardiologist

Professional statement

Dr. Richard Wilks is a dedicated and compassionate cardiologist serving the community of San Antonio, TX. Dr. Wilks earned his medical degree from the State University of New York in Buffalo. He completed his internship in internal medicine and residency in internal medicine at the Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center. He continued his training by completing his fellowship in cardiology at the same institute. Dr. Wilks is certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease by the American Board of Internal Medicine. He is a member of the American College of Cardiology. Dr. Wilks is dedicated to helping patients receive the treatment they need so they can enjoy a positive and fulfilling lifestyle.

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • AmeriGroup

Specialties

  • Cardiologist

Practice names

Board certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Disease (Internal Medicine)

Education and training

  • Medical School - State University of New York, Buffalo, Doctor of Medicine
  • State University of New York, Albany (Bachelor’s)
  • Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center, Internship in Internal Medicine
  • Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center, Residency in Internal Medicine
  • Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center, Fellowship in Cardiology

Professional memberships

  • American College of Cardiology

Awards and publications

  • "Utility of Contrast Echocardiography Following Stroke: A Word of Caution in the Diagnosis of Intracardiac Shunts." R.F. Wilks, P. Laveau; Regional Meeting of the American College of Physicians (Society of Air Force Physicians), Bethesda, MD, March 1989
  • "Traumatic Tricuspid Regurgitation and a Unique Surgical Repair." P.Shaughnessey, P.McWhirter, J.W.R. Bolton, R.F. Wilks; Regional Meeting of the American College of Physicians (Society of Air Force Physicians), San Antonio, TX, March 1994
  • "Blastic Transformation of CML Presenting as an Acute Myocardial Infarction." V.S. DeGeare, G.M. Gerson, R.F. Wilks, J. Essell; Regional Meeting of the American College of Physicians (Society of Air Force Physicians), San Antonio, TX, March 1994
  • "Telectronics Accufix Atrial J, the Wilford Hall Medical Center Experience." David F. Wallace, Richard Wilks; Regional Meeting of the American College of Physicians (Society of Air Force Physicians), San Antonio, TX, March 1996

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1023109295

Office locations

Heart & Vascular Institute of Texas

HAVIT-Greenspoint

1933 NE Loop 410

San Antonio, TX 78217

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Very professional and knowledgeable. Answered all my questions and concerns. Would highly recommend him.
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Very professional office who seemed to go out their way to be helpful. Doc not rushed as if there was someone else to attend to and gave me the time needed to answer all of my questions.
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Wasn't really impressed with him.
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Everyone was courteous and answered all my questions
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