Specializes in diseases of the head and neck including sinus and allergy, nasal obstruction, ear infections, hearing loss, thyroid disorders including thyroid and parathyroid tumors, skin cancers of the head and neck, and balloon sinuplasty. Dr. Richards is Board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery and is a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. She graduated from the University of Michigan. Then attended Washington University School of Medicine where is received her Doctorate of Medicine. She completed a General Surgery Internship and Otolaryngology Residency at the University of Florida. She is also the assistant clinical professor for the Florida State University School of Medicine.