Dr. Richard Sokol, MD

Dr. Richard Sokol, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
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Age 70
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Dr. Richard Sokol, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Norfolk, VA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in geriatric medicine.

301 Riverview Ave Ste 810

Norfolk, VA 23510

Contact Information

(757) 252-9150

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Rash
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Screening
very high
more than 99% of peers
Limb Cramp
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Sokol'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.

1  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

277  Conditions Treated

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24  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Chlamydia Infection Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Riverside Hospital Med College Va
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Riverside Hospital Med College Va
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sokol has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sokol's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sokol to family and friends
10 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Sokol's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • 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)

Dr Sokol is a great person and a great Doctor. He listens to you and lets you be part of you health solutions. I have been going to him for over 25 years and he has always been there for me.
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I have enjoyed complete peace of mind about my physical health for nearly forty years because of Dr. Sokol. He is a remarkable physician who is thoroughly up-to-date in his profession and he is extremely conscientious. He was recommended to me by a good friend in 1980 and I feel extremely...more
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