Pediatrician - Gadsden
501 Bay Street
Gadsden, AL 35901

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Richard O. Rutland, III, M.D.

Richard Rutland is Board Certified in Pediatrics and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Dr. Rutland was born in Fayette, Alabama. He received his Medical Degree at the University of Alabama School of Medicine in Birmingham, Alabama. He completed his Pediatric Residency at the University of Alabama in Birmingham hospital. He has been in practice at Gadsden Pediatric Clinic since 1981. Dr. Rutland and his wife, Charlotte, have three daughters, and seven grandchildren.


  • Doctor of Medicine 1977 - University of Alabama School of Medicine


  • Pediatrics, University of Alabama in Birmingham, 1977-1978


  • Pediatrics, University of Alabama in Birmingham, 1978-1980


  • Alabama Board of Medical Examiners, AL 1978


  • Diplomate, American Board of Pediatrics, 1981


  • July 1981 – Present, Gadsden Pediatric Clinic, P.A.


  • Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American Medical Association
  • Medical Association of the State of Alabama
  • Etowah County Medical Society

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501 Bay Street,
Gadsden, AL 35901