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Athena L. Richardson

Athena L. Richardson, M.D.
Quick Facts:
Medical Education:
  • 1994, Doctor of Medicine - Boston University
  • 1997, Residency - Tampa General Hospital
Board Certified Since:

Athena L. Richardson, M.D., joined the Alliance in 1999.

Dr. Richardson received her undergraduate degree from Tougaloo College, Tougaloo, Mississippi (Summa Cum Laude, 1990) and her Doctor of Medicine magna cum laude from the Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA (Magna Cum Laude, 1994). She completed her residency in Pediatrics at the University of South Florida -Tampa General Hospital, Tampa, Florida (1997).

She has been Board Certified with the American Board of Pediatrics since 1997.

Dr. Richardson is married and has two children. She enjoys swimming and tennis, and is a member of Jack and Jill of America, Inc. and the Junior League of St. Petersburg.

Insurance Plans Accepted

  • Aetna U.S. Health Care
  • Simply Health
  • AvMed Health Plan
  • Beacon Health Plan/FL Health Choice
  • Beech St/Capp Care
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO/PPO/TRAD
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Network Blue
  • Cigna - PPO/HMO only
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Health/Coventry
  • Great West
  • Humana - Choice Care
  • Humana - HMO/PPO/EPO
  • Humana Tricare
  • Interplan Health Group
  • Medicaid* (limited)
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS (PPO and MD Products Only)
  • United Health Care
  • BayCare Health Network
  • Florida Hospital Healthcare System
  • Staywell

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Professional Memberships

  • Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Florida Pediatric Society
  • Hillsborough County Pediatric Society

Hospital Affiliations

  • All Children's Hospital
  • Bayfront Medical Center