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Dr. Richard Carney MD

Dr. Richard Carney MD


Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center
(713) 791-9844


Dr. Carney received his undergraduate degree from Baylor University and his medical degree from The University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio.  He completed both his internship and residency in internal medicine at The University of Texas Health Science Center (UT Health) at Houston.  He is an assistant professor in the department of Internal Medicine at UT Health.   Dr. Carney is board-certified in internal medicine.

Among the many conditions he treats, Dr. Carney's special interests are hypertension, diabetes and heart disease.  Dr. Carney believes that patients who know and understand their condition are more successful in their treatment, so he takes the time to educate patients about how their illness affects their body and the rationale behind their treatment.  He enjoys getting to know his patients and sees himself as an exceptional listener, calm, easy-going and understanding.

Dr. Carney's hobby is electric trains, and he enjoys spending his free time with his children and grandchildren.

Practice Information

Dr. Carney practices at Memorial Hermann Medical Group Texas Medical Center Fannin in Central Houston. 

Physician Details

Mon - Fri 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Medical Education
University of Texas at San Antonio, 1979
Internships & Residency
University of Texas at Houston-GME, 1978
Clinical Interests
Diabetes, Geriatrics, Hypertension
PCP Number
Cities Served
Bellaire, Galena Park, Houston, Missouri City, Pearland


ZIP Codes Served
77001, 77002, 77003, 77004, 77005, 77006, 77007


Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Amerigroup Chip
  • Amerigroup Star
  • Amerigroup Star Plus
  • Amerivantage
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Texas
  • Blue Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Cigna (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Community Health Choice Chip
  • Community Health Choice Marketplace QHP
  • Community Health Choice Star
  • Humana (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO
  • Humana HMOx QHP Exchange
  • Medicaid Traditional
  • Medicare Traditional
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage HMO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Solutions
  • Multiplan
  • United Healthcare (Most Benefit Plans)
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