Dr. Richard O'Brien, MD

Dr. Richard O'Brien, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Richard O'Brien, MD is a neurology specialist in Durham, NC. He graduated from Harvard and specializes in neurology and clinical neurophysiology.

932 Morreene Rd

Durham, NC 27705

Contact Information

(919) 668-7600

Insurance Accepted

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • POMCO Group
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. O'Brien performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

EMG (Electromyography)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dementia
very high
more than 98% of peers
Alzheimer's Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. O'Brien'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

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology

3  Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

58  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

  • Harvard
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Harvard
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Massachusetts Gen
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Johns Hopkins
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Massachusetts Gen
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Hopkins Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. O'Brien has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. O'Brien's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. O'Brien to family and friends
2 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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

Dr. O'Brien's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    POOR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Awful person. Epitomizes everything bad about the medical industry.
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We need more doctors like Dr. O'Brien. He listen to his patient(s) and willingness to help them, is off the charts. Thank You!! Don't change anything. Finally, your secretary is a cut above. GOD BLESS!! Dwight Stone
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