Dr. Gregory Rihacek, MD

Dr. Gregory Rihacek, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. Gregory Rihacek, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Somerset, NJ and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Rutgers University / New Brunswick Campus in 1982 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

19 Clyde Rd Ste 101

Somerset, NJ 08873

Contact Information

(732) 568-0023

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • QualCare

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Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers
Arthritis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Vasculitis
very high
more than 92% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

51  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Rutgers University / New Brunswick Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • New Engl Deaconess Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • New Engl Deaconess Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Cedars Sinai Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rihacek has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rihacek's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rihacek

3.7

Based on 28 reviews

5 Stars
50%
(14)
4 Stars
21.428571428571427%
(6)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
7.142857142857143%
(2)
1 Star
21.428571428571427%
(6)

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Knowledgeable, competent and thorough. The office staff leave something to be desired, however.
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i was left without a quality of life medicine causing me to be unable to walk or be mobile. The office refused to see my wife and sent her a letter they would not see her. The letter did not include me. My script of Enbrel needed refilling. the pharmacy called the doctors office and they refused...Read More
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I have been a patient of his for well over 10 years now. I have referred friends and family to him because I trust him implicitly. I have been to other rheumatologists and they have not compared to his compassion and treatment. He is not in network with my current insurance and I pay out of...Read More
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Incorrect diagnosis lead to several months of extra pain and suffering that was completely unnecessary. The next doctor I saw got to the correct diagnosis and started an effective treatment plan after only two visits. Dr. Rihacek could not admit he made a mistake and responded to my questions...Read More
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I was a patient for more than 10 years. He's a caring doctor with an excellent staff. If closer to home (and not out of network), I'd still be there.
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