Dr. Richard L. Roth, MD

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Dr. Richard L. Roth, MD

Cardiology | Male

Columbia Doctors Hudson Valley 222 Route 59 Ste 302, Suffern, NY 10901 Get Directions
(845) 368-0100

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Dr. Roth is a board-certified cardiologist and has been practicing in Rockland County for over 30 years. " "I've always...   Read More

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    Specialties

    • Cardiology
    • Critical Care Medicine
    • Internal Medicine

    Board Certifications

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    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Internal Medicine

    Conditions Treated

    • Aneurysm
    • Aneurysm of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Stenosis
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Atrial Flutter
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chest Pain
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Heart Murmur
    • Heart Palpitations
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
    • Mitral Valve Stenosis
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Edema
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Thrombosis
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
    • Vascular Disease

    Procedures Performed

    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardiovascular Stress Test
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors

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    • 1
      Malpractice Claim

      Dr. Roth has 1 malpractice claim

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      • Settlement  (12/18/2012)
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      • Nature of Complaint: Zip code of event: 10901
      • State: New York
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      Sanctions

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    • 0
      Board Actions

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    Education

    • Medical School
      Yale University

      Graduated in 1975

    • Internship Hospital
      Boston City Hospital

      Completed in 1976

    • Residency Hospital
      Boston City Hospital

      Completed in 1978

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Boston University Affil

      Completed in 1980

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • French
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    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Cardiology
    • Board certified in Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine
    • Malpractice claims found
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Dr. Roth says...

    Dr. Roth is a board-certified cardiologist and has been practicing in Rockland County for over 30 years.

    " "I've always been interested in the use of physics in medicine. Techniques such as echo and nuclear cardiology are a direct application of physics in diagnosing cardiac symptoms." - Richard L. Roth – M.D., F.A.C.C. "

    A graduate of M.I.T. with a B.S. in physics, Dr. Roth received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine. He completed his post-doctoral training at Boston City Hospital and his cardiology fellowship in cardiovascular disease at Boston University Affiliated Hospitals.

    With his background in physics and clinical medicine, Dr. Roth is particularly interested in non-invasive cardiac and vascular testing and has received Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation (RPVI) status with the Society of Vascular Medicine. He is also board-certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular diseases, echocardiography, and critical care medicine.

    Dr. Roth is Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine at Columbia University School of Medicine and is active on the Echo Panel at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Division. He also practices at Good Samaritan and Nyack Hospitals in Rockland County. Prior to joining the practice, Dr. Roth served as Chief of Cardiology and Chief of Medicine at Good Samaritan Hospital in Suffern.

    He has co-authored several articles on heart-related matters that have appeared in publications including the American Heart Journal, Circulation (a publication of the American Heart Association), Journal of Laboratory and Clinical Medicine, and the medical textbook Erythrocyte Structure and Function.

    Dr. Roth is dedicated to increasing the awareness of heart health issues and to improving the level of heart care available in the local community. In recognition of his efforts, Dr. Roth received the Citizen Award from the Town of Ramapo for his compassionate service to town residents, and has been listed by Castle Connolly as a "Top Doctor" in the New York Metropolitan area for the past 10 years.

    Dr. Roth is an instrument-rated pilot and enjoys playing tennis and bicycling. He has two grown sons and lives with his wife in Rockland County.