Dr. Richard Rosenthal, MD

Dr. Richard Rosenthal, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
Dr. Richard Rosenthal, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University of Alabama At Birmingham in 1992 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

619 19th St S

Birmingham, AL 35233

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Thyroid Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes Counseling
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

1  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

51  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Carolinas Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Carolinas Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University Ala Birmingham
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rosenthal has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rosenthal's Reviews

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26 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

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Dr. Rosenthal's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Always extremely kind, personable, knowledgeable and a straight shooter. Actually reviews blood work and makes adjustments to my prescription as needed. Never any problems getting prescription refills, rescheduling appointments or communication on patient portal.
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Dr. Rosenthal was very personable with my husband & myself. He made you feel welcome & comfortable. He asked many questions, took his time , & listened to what we had to say. He also answered all our questions & Made sure before we walked out that we understood everything & we were satisfied. This...more
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Still waiting on my test results ( for a month or so ) after he called me himself and said he wants to see what my test results confirmed. I didn't even get answers to anything. Totally confused by my first visit with him. Awkward to say the least. Was referred to him from my surgeon, this was a...more
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He evaluated my symptoms and offered multiple treatment plans. As a nice note, he always thanked me for coming in for the visit.
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Referred to him by my family practice doctor because my Hashimotos wasn't improving. He said I didn't Hashimotos, said was overmedicated by my family practice CRNP and never to believe what I read online. After an ultrasound and 4 tubes of blood, he emails me to confirm that I do indeed have...more
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