Maxa Internal Medicine

3505 Duluth Park Lane
Building 4, Suite 400
Duluth, Georgia 30096

Telephone: 678-597-3180
Fax: 678-597-3181

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Richard R. Maxa, MD

Richard R. Maxa, M.D.

Dr. Richard Maxa is board certified in Internal Medicine. He received his medical degree from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville, Tennessee in 1993 and completed his Internal Medicine Residency at the University of California at San Diego Medical Center in 1996.

He is married with two children and enjoys exercising and spending time with his family.


Richard R. Maxa, MD, Georgia Top Doc

Honors & Awards

Richard R. Maxa, MD, Georgia Top Doc 2020
  • Roentgen Award for Radiological research, 1993
  • Canby Robinson Society Scholarship, 1990-1993
  • Burrus Scholarship, 1990-1993
  • Alpha Epsilon Delta, 1988-1989
  • N.D. S.C. Club Alumni Scholarship, 1988-1989
  • LaFortune Scholarship, 1987-1989


"Fecal Peritonitis and Contrast Media: Experimental Protocol to Assess Synergistic Effects and to Compare Relative Safety of Barium Sulfate, Water-Soluble Ionic Media, Saline and Air." 1992. Preceptor: Marta M. Hernanz-Schulman, MD, Department of Pediatric Radiology Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

"Purified an Acid Hydrolyase of T. Cruzi and Evaluated the Biochemical Properties of Alpha-Mannisidase", 1990. Preceptor: Thomas E. Oeltman, PhD, Department of Biochemistry Vanderbilt University School of Medicine


  • Lecture on Perioperative Evaluation of the Patient - Georgia Podiatric Society Meeting
  • PT Ridge Volunteer for Annual Sports Physicals
  • Greater Atlanta Christian Volunteer for Annual Physicals
  • Gwinnett Medical Hospital Physicians Admissions Committee
  • Member of the Medical Association of Georgia
  • Attends Twelve Stone Church

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Convenient Duluth Office

Our office is located in Duluth, Georgia at the corner of Duluth Park Lane and Postal Drive directly across the street from the Duluth branch of the Gwinnett Public Library and located behind the Duluth Post Office.