In 1983, Dr. Richards joined the faculty at the Medical College of Georgia, where he was an Assistant Professor for ten years. His accomplishments were again recognized by a wide range of notable groups and organizations, from his own medical students to then Surgeon General C. Everett Koop. In 1993, he departed as Associate Professor from the Medical College of Georgia. Four years later, Dr. Richards left clinical medicine to pursue and develop other businesses.
A serial entrepreneur with over twenty startup companies, Dr. Richards pioneered concepts and products in many health-related fields. Through his businesses, Dr. Richards has brought together individuals and corporations, idea champions, and subject matter experts, to ensure all stakeholders have the opportunity to assist in the implementation of solutions to improve patient health, improve care outcomes, and reformat population health expectations and medical systems.
Dr. Richards currently resides in Augusta, Georgia and continues to develop different business and software models that strive to improve the state of health care for individuals worldwide.