Dr. Lawrence Rifkin, MD

Dr. Lawrence Rifkin, MD

Pediatrics  |  
Male  |  
Age 53
(16)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Lawrence Rifkin, MD is a pediatrics doctor who practices in Bloomfield, CT. He is 53 years old and has been practicing for 26 years.

57 Jolley Dr

Bloomfield, CT 06002

Contact Information

(860) 243-5225

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • 3 More

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Dr. Rifkin's Experience

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Dr. Rifkin's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Pediatrics
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
1

Specialties

  • Pediatrics
1

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
164

Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Acidosis
  • Acne
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Back Pain
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bedwetting
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Boil
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bunion
  • Burn Injuries
  • Bursitis
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Canker Sore
  • Cellulitis
  • Chickenpox
  • Chlamydia Infections
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Confusion
  • Constipation
  • Cough
  • Dehydration
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatitis Due to Food
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Diarrhea
  • Dizziness
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Fever
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gonorrhea Infections
  • Hair Loss
  • Headache
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hives
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Impetigo
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Laryngitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Lice
  • Limb Pain
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nausea
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Newborn Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Pharyngitis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pneumonia
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Polyuria
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rash
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rickets
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Scabies
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Sepsis
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sore Throat
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Spermatocele
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Strep Throat
  • Stye
  • Syphilis Infections
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Tinnitus
  • Tonsillitis
  • Torticollis
  • Tremor
  • Ulcer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Infection
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Warts
  • Wheezing

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Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hearing Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Sickle Cell Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • Brown University / Alpert Medical School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • The Warren Alpert Medical School Of Brown University
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Yale University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rifkin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rifkin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rifkin to family and friends
4.2
based on 16 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Rifkin's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Bloomfield, CT |
Dr. Rifkin is extremely thorough, conscientious and really listens to his patients and their parents' concerns. We drive 30 minutes to see him when we could find a pediatrician closer. He is very easy to talk to and good at communicating with children. He truly cares about his patients and he...more
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in Granby CT |
He is a compassionate doctor who listens and truly cares about his pts and their families. I have recommended him to many people. I have 3 children ranging in ages between 12-18 and he's been their doctor for most of their lives. Thank you Dr. Rifkin!
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Wonderful!!!
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Dr. Rifkin accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • EmblemHealth
    GHI PPO
  • Guardian
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Rifkin has admitting privileges

Connecticut Children's Medical Center
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Hartford Hospital
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Hartford, CT 06102
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Saint Francis Care
114 Woodland St
Hartford, CT 06105
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