Dr. Richard Hamburg, MD

Dr. Richard Hamburg, MD

Dentistry  |  
Male  |  
Age 65
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Richard Hamburg, MD is a dentistry practitioner in Smithtown, NY and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Howard University College Of Dentistry in 1979 and specializes in dentistry, ear, nose, and throat, and more.

257 E Main St

Smithtown, NY 11787

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Insurance Services
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • MagnaCare
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Hamburg's Experience

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


  • Dentistry
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Pediatric Sleep Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

Conditions Treated


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  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sleep Apnea Oral Appliances
  • Sleep Study
  • SomnoDent® (for Sleep Apnea)

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.


  • George Washington University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Howard University College Of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Howard University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Li Hillside Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Manhattan Eye Ear & Throat
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • New York Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hamburg has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hamburg's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hamburg to family and friends
based on 22 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

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Dr. Hamburg's Performance

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Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
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Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

this practice is a joke...horrible staff and it looks as if its all about making money with little concern for the patients...very bad and no stars...
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Doesn't have a clue. Had to go to another dr to fix what Dr hamburg did and was supposed to do.
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I would not recommend going to this place if you have sleep issues. I have sleep apnea and was given a cpap machine by Dr Hamburg. His office never sent the computer chip to ensure i was being compliant, which is more an issue for him and insurance than for me because I use it every night. He...more
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Prepare to spend at least an hour waiting around for your appointment, and its usually more than that.
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This office is the WORST. Rude and unprofessional is an understatement. I came here for a sleep study and the entire process was a nightmare, from having to wait for my appointment for over an hour almost every time, to the staff treating me as if they were doing a favor by seeing me. They screwed...more
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