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Richard M. Sperling, M.D.


Ages Treated: 18+


Quick Facts:

  • Virtual Telemedicine Visits Available, Call For Details
  • Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Board Certified in Gastroenterology and Hepatology
  • Currently Accepting New Patients
  • Most Insurance Plans Accepted

Richard M. Sperling, M.D. Practices at the Following Locations

Shoal Creek – Anderson – Austin, TX 7951 Shoal Creek Blvd., Bldg #B, Austin, TX 78705 (512) 454-4588 Request an appointment at this location
Westlake Hills, TX 5656 Bee Caves Road, Building J, Suite J-202, West Lake Hills, TX 78746 (512) 539-1900 Request an appointment at this location
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About Richard M. Sperling, M.D.

Dr. Richard Sperling attended Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, graduating in 1988. He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at the University of California San Diego Medical Center.  He was selected for an additional year as Chief Medical Resident from 1991–1992.  Dr. Sperling completed his gastroenterology and hepatology fellowship at the University of California, San Francisco from 1992-1995. He is currently certified in gastroenterology and hepatology by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

Dr. Sperling joined Austin Gastroenterology in 1995.

Dr. Sperling served as Chief of Gastroenterology at Brackenridge Hospital from 1995–1999, and was selected as Consultant of the Year for 1995-96 Dr. Sperling has been selected annually as one of Texas Super Doctors by Texas Monthly Magazine since 2007, and as one of Austin’s Top Doctors by Austin Monthly Magazine since 2017. He has practiced in Austin since 1995.  In his free time Dr. Sperling enjoys spending time with his family, jogging, spinning, and outdoor walks and hikes. He remains an avid snow skier.


Medical Degree: Baylor College of Medicine – Houston
Residency: Internal Medicine, University of California, San Diego,  Chief Medical Resident
Fellowship: Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of California, San Francisco

Awards and Accreditation:


American College of Gastroenterology
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Texas Medical Association
Travis County Medical Society
Texas Society for Gastroenterology and Endoscopy
Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation