Richard Russo, M.D.

Dr. Richard Russo is a board certified family medicine physician who sees patients seeking urgent care for minor illnesses and injuries. Located at Baptist Medical Park - Nine Mile in Pensacola, Dr. Russo and dedicated staff can also help patients with immunizations, school physicals and more.

Medical Education

American University of the Caribbean of Plymouth, Montserrat-British West Indies


Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center in Niagara Falls, NY


Fellow, Florida Academy of Family Physicians

Board Certifications

Family Practice

Society Memberships

The American Academy of Family Physicians

Additional Info

Dr. Russo holds active medical licenses in Florida, Alabama and Georgia. He also holds certifications in Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Pediatric Advanced Life Support and Advanced Trauma Life Support. Learn more about Baptist Medical Group Walk-In Care.

To learn more about Dr. Russo and his services, please visit his practice page > Baptist Walk-In Care.

To learn more about Baptist Walk-In Care, you can also visit their dedicated page on Baptist Health Care's Web site by clicking here.

Meet your Doctor

What about your line of work do you find most rewarding and why?

When a person comes in with a problem, I have the opportunity and skill to help them.

What is something about you that only your patients would know?

My patients know I have a passion for explaining things.

In your opinion, what’s the most important factor in a doctor-patient relationship?

Communication and trust.

What can a patient expect when they have you as a doctor?

My patients can expect that I will do my best to answer their questions, explain health-related concerns and how we are recommending to proceed with their care.

You provide quality, personal and family-like health care to your patients by…

I communicate with my patients and do my best to help with efficiencies in their care; if their care requires further evaluation or treatment, I do my best to refer them to the appropriate, reputable physicians.