Dr. Richard Pollen, MD

Dr. Richard Pollen, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
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Age 87
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Dr. Richard Pollen, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Chevy Chase, MD and has been practicing for 58 years. He graduated from University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry in 1956 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism, endocrinology & metabolism, and more.

8401 Connecticut Ave PH

Chevy Chase, MD 20815

Contact Information

(301) 942-2212

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Pollen's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Thyroid Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pollen treats Thyroid Disease more than 96% of his peers

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

Hypothyroidism
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pollen treats Hypothyroidism more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Pollen treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Abnormal Thyroid
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pollen treats Abnormal Thyroid more than 58% of his peers

Dr. Pollen treats this condition more than 58% of his peers

Dr. Pollen's conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Hashimoto's Disease
Hypercalcemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Disease
Thyroiditis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Pollen, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Chevy Chase, MD and has been practicing for 58 years. He graduated from University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry in 1956 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism, endocrinology & metabolism, and more.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Endocrinology & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • Am College Endocrinology
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 1961
    Uc San Francisco Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1961
  • 1960
    University Wash Hosps
    Residency Hospital
    1960
  • 1957
    Strong Meml Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1957
  • 1956
    University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry
    Medical School
    1956

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Dr. Pollen's Reviews

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4.0

Based on 5 reviews

5 Stars
60%
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4 Stars
20%
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1 Star
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Wonderful Doctor! So knowledgeable about thyroid disease. Gives time to patients.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Suburban Hospital

Bethesda, MD

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