Richard R. Donnard, D.O.

Dr. Richard Donnard grew up in Huntington Valley, Pennsylvannia and attended Lower Moreland High School and then attended Penn State University. He graduated from Pennsylvannia College of Osteopathic Medicine and also served his residency there. He is Board Certified in family practice and geriatrics.

Dr. Donnard is active in teaching and has medical students frequently rotating through the office with him for their family medicine clerkships/residencies. Since graduating from medical school, he has always been active in teaching the next generation of doctors and currently serves as associate professor of clinical medicine at the Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Dr. Donnard is the medical director at Autumn Nursing home in Newark, and is a Medical Director for Hospice of Central Ohio. He joined Medical and Surgical Associates in 1988.

Dr. Donnard is married and has three children and one grandchild.

Areas of Interest:

  • Geriatrics and care of the nursing home patient: Hospice and Palliative Care
  • Incorporating spirituality in medicine