Dr. Richard Smith, MD

Dr. Richard Smith, MD

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Age 57
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Dr. Richard Smith, MD is a cardiology specialist in Kew Gardens, NY and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Sackler School Of Medicine, Tel Aviv University in 1987 and specializes in cardiology.

2 Kew Gardens Rd # 323

Kew Gardens, NY 11415

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • Devon Health
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fidelis Care
  • Guardian
  • Health First Health Plans
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 94% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 90% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Smith's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Smith "Long Island Heart Associates? ultimate goal is to eradicate heart disease. By using the latest technology and the proper treatments, we are able to accomplish this. We treat our patients like they are family and strive to give the very best care to each and every one of them. Saving lives, one heart at a time."

1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

45  Conditions Treated

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19  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

  • State University Of New York / Health Science Center At Stony Brook
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • Sackler School Of Medicine, Tel Aviv University
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Li Jewish Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Winthrop University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Smith has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Smith's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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Dr. Smith'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Smith is not only an amazing cardiologist but he is also a very compassionate man who never rushes you, makes sure all of your questions are answered and always acts in your best behalf. 1 1/2 yrs ago I had bilateral pulmonary embolisms and while in the hospital this wonderful man actually...more
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