Dr. Richard Roche, MD

Dr. Richard Roche, MD

Geriatric Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 59
(14)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Richard Roche, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Albuquerque, NM and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California in 1986 and specializes in geriatric medicine.

6701 Jefferson St NE # NE

Albuquerque, NM 87109

Contact Information

(505) 727-6200

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • MultiPlan

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See how frequently Dr. Roche performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Dizziness
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vertigo
very high
more than 99% of peers
Immunization
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for New Mexico.

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

  • Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • University Nm Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Roche has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Roche's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Roche to family and friends
4.5
based on 14 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Roche'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
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Albuquerque, NM
Dr. Roche is an excellent doctor. Very knowledgeable .
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in Albuquerque, NM
The Veterans Hospital wanted me to see their primary care but I couldn't do it. I seen him for so long, I just couldn't trust anyone else.
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in Albuquerque, NM
Dr Roche as been my primary care Doctor for over 16 years, he's personable, professional very understanding, I really appreciate his reasoning as a Doctor to patient relationship. Be Well!
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I chose Dr. Roche as primary care physician for my elderly mother. He treats her like a regular patient, meaning he doesn't simply attribute her symptoms to old age and ignore them. He listens and takes action to make improve her health. He is exactly what I was looking for in a doctor for her....more
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in Albuquerque, NM
My wife and I have been seeing Dr Roche for a number of years. Years ago my wife was having abdominal pain. We were seeing another Dr at the time. She was diagnosed with acid re-flux. The pain continued and we saw Dr Roche because he had a cancellation and we could see him the quickest. He...more
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