Dr. Richard Goldberg, MD

Dr. Richard Goldberg, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(11)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Richard Goldberg, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Forest Park, IL and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Univ Of Il Coll Of Med in 1977 and specializes in psychiatry.

8311 Roosevelt Rd

Forest Park, IL 60130

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Homicidal Ideation
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more than 99% of peers
Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
very high
more than 99% of peers
Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Psychiatry
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Board Certifications

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

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anorexia
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Confusion
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Hallucinogen Dependence
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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Procedures

  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Other Psychiatric Medication Therapy (Inpatient Only)
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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

  • Univ Of Il Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • University Of Illinois
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • University Of Illinois
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Goldberg has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Goldberg's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Goldberg to family and friends
2.9
based on 11 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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

Dr. Goldberg's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Worst doctor that I have ever come across in the psychiatric unit! If you or a loved one has a debilitating mental illness, come to his facility, don’t expect to actually get help or treatment if it doesn’t pad his personal bank account.
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I have never been a patient of him but my mother was at River edge hospital in River Forest. He prematurely released my mother from inpatient mental health care without talking to her social worker or her family first. My mother was still delusional, refusing to seek follow up mental health...more
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Began with episodes of severe depression with suicidal behaviors. Multiple hospitalizations. Started with Dr. Goldberg in 1986 when transferred to a hospital where he was on staff. I do not trust people easily and he worked overtime and very hard to gain my trust. Have been with him as well as...more
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