Board Certification

Family Medicine


Internship and Residency

University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry – Highland Hospital of Rochester
Family Medicine
Rochester, NY
2002 and 2005

Medical School

Loma Linda University School of Medicine
Doctor of Medicine
Loma Linda, CA


“Phytophthora aquimorbida sp. nov. and Phytophthora taxon ‘aquatilis’ recovered from irrigation reservoirs and a stream in Virginia, USA” Mycologia (2012): Hong, C., Richardson, P., Hao, W., Ghimire, S.R., Kong, P., Moorman, G.W., Lea-Cox, J.D., Ross, D.S.

“Phytophthora pini Leonian resurrected to distinct species status” Mycologia (2011): Hong, C., Gallegly, M.E., Richardson, P.A., Kong, P.

“The avocado subgroup of Phytophthora citricola constitutes a distinct species, Phytophthora mengei…” Mycologia (2009): Hong, C.X., Gallegly, M.E., Browne, G.T., Bhat, R.G., Richardson, P.A., Kong, P.


Dr. Richardson is passionate about Family Medicine and working closely with her patients across the Lynchburg-area to help them achieve their optimal health. Dr. Richardson went to Loma Linda University School of Medicine in Loma Linda, CA, and completed her post-doctoral residency training at the Highland Hospital of Rochester in Rochester, NY.