Dr. Richard Roth, MD

Dr. Richard Roth, MD

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Age 68
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Dr. Richard Roth, MD is a cardiology specialist in Suffern, NY and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1975 and specializes in cardiology, critical care medicine, and more.Read his story

222 Route 59 Ste 302

Suffern, NY 10901

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 33 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Carotid Artery Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hyperlipidemia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Dr. Roth's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Roth "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."

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3  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

45  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
  • Benign Tumor
  • 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)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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12  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Yale University
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Boston City Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Boston City Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Boston University Affil
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Roth has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Roth's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Roth to family and friends
8 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Roth'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I have been a patient of Dr . Roth for many years. He also takes care of my wife. He is an outstanding diagnostician of cardiology problems. I would recommend him to anyone in need of an excellent cardiologist. Having been a Clinical Pharmacist for many years, I think I have the knowledge in...more
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