Dr. Richard Handler, MD

Dr. Richard Handler, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 71
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Richard Handler, MD is an internal medicine doctor who practices in Saranac Lake, NY. He is 71 years old.

2233 State Route 86

Saranac Lake, NY 12983

Contact Information

(518) 897-2491

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • 6 More

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Dr. Handler's Experience

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Dr. Handler's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
1

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
1

Conditions Treated

  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders

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

  • Stanford University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Albany Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Albany Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Handler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Handler's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Handler to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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

Dr. Handler's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Spencertown, NY |
I have not seen Dr Handler for several years but would not be here today had it not been for his keen insight interpreting my stress test results.....he sent me to a Cardiologist in Albany where I was immediately scheduled for what turned out to be quintuple by-pass surgery. I had reached a point...more
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Dr. Handler accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
    GHI PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • WellCare
    WellCare PPO
  • WellPoint
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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