Dr. Richard Goldstein, MD

Dr. Richard Goldstein, MD

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Cardiology  ·  
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69 y/o
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Dr. Richard Goldstein, MD is a cardiology specialist in Abington, PA and has been practicing for 39 years. He specializes in cardiology.

Abington Medical Specialists

1235 Old York Rd Ste 110

Abington, PA 19001
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • AvMed
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medicaid

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Dr. Goldstein's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hyperlipidemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Goldstein treats Hyperlipidemia more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Goldstein treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Combined Hyperlipidemia
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to Arg3500 Mutation of Apo B-100
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to LDL Receptor Deficiency
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Dominant
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Recessive
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Goldstein treats Heart Disease more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Goldstein treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Hypertensive Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Goldstein treats Hypertensive Heart Disease more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Goldstein treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease

Dr. Goldstein's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Benign Tumor
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular Disease
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioversion, Elective
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Echocardiography
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Heart Tumors, Benign
High Cholesterol
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Impella Device
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Nuclear Stress Testing
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Radiofrequency Ablation
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Septal Defect
Syncope
Thrombosis
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease
Venous Hypertension

About Me

Care Philosophy

The goal of my practice is to combine state-of-the-art cardiovascular diagnostics and treatments in an atmosphere where patients and their families are treated with respect. I always try to explain medical problems and treatment options in understandable terms.

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1980
Barnes-Jewish Hosp, Washington Univ
Fellowship Hospital
1977
Duke University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1976
Duke University Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1975
Pennsylvania State University / College of Medicine
Medical School
1971
St. Joseph's University (Pa)
Undergraduate School
1980
1977
1976
1975
1971

Awards

Dr. Goldstein's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Goldstein

4.1

Based on 8 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
12.5%
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1 Star
12.5%
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Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Goldstein's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Am a health professional. Have worked in hospitals and doctors' offices. Have never seen a professional office run so efficiently and such a superior staff. All are kind and willingly answer questions, The wait is usually minimal. Most I have ever waited was 10 minutes. EKG, Techs are superior. Dr...Read More
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Referred by my primary. Was so pleased at his friendliness and calm manner. He explained everything in detail and made certain that I understood. Was reassuring and gentle. He set my mind at ease.
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It seemed to be a pretty efficient operation. I had a good experience.
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Dr. Goldstein was excellent. I would highly recommend him and everyone in the office was extremely courteous and helpful.
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Very nice people. Dr. very attentive. Good experience.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerihealth
Amerihealth HMO
Amerihealth PPO
Direct POS
AvMed
Open Access
Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Cigna-HealthSpring
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
Group Plan PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Keystone Health Plan East
Keystone Health Plan East HMO
Medicaid
Medicare
Medico
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Principal Life
Simplifi
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

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