Dr. Richard Cherlin, MD

Dr. Richard Cherlin, MD

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Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
70 y/o
(15)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Richard Cherlin, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Los Gatos, CA and has been practicing for 41 years. He specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.

Richard S Cherlin

15899 Los Gatos Almaden Rd Ste 12

Los Gatos, CA 95032
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • National Elevator
  • Simplifi
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Hyperparathyroidism
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypothyroidism
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Cherlin'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.

2  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

41  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Bone Density Scan
  • Ultrasound

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Brooklyn College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1968
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Bronx Municipal Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Bronx Municipal Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Stanford University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Valley Medical Center
    Other Education | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cherlin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cherlin's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cherlin to family and friends
15 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Cherlin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I'm so glad that I ignored the reviews I'd read and went with my friends recommendation of Dr. Cherlin. He was able to figure out my lack of calcium, thyroid issues and regulated my high blood pressure with a different medicine. I appreciate having my blood drawn right in the room rather than...more
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Worst Dr office experience I have had - would not recommend going to this disorganized office unless he changes his front desk staff. I could not get a hold of the office staff to schedule an appointment and then could not get a hold of them to ask about my results. The front desk manager told me...more
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Good doctor BUT the front desk staff is terrible
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