Dr. Richard Brooks, MD

Dr. Richard Brooks, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 67
(4)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Richard Brooks, MD is a neurology specialist in Schenectady, NY and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse) in 1976 and specializes in neurology.

1101 Nott St

Schenectady, NY 12308

Contact Information

(518) 831-8806

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Brooks performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Thrombosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Brain Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Brooks's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse)
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Albany Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Mt Sinai Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brooks has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Brooks' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brooks to family and friends
2.8
based on 4 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Brooks' Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
FAIR
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Albany, NY
I have been back with Dr. Brooks for 2 years. I have been getting botox injections on a regular basis. He is difficult to get through to.. most of the time he is out of the office. My botox is no longer working as well and as long. I called the office to get a preventive medication, and he...more
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