Dr. Richard Steinacher, DO

Dr. Richard Steinacher, DO

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
Dr. Richard Steinacher, DO is a nephrology specialist in Amherst, NY and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Chicago College Of Osteopathic Medicine Of Midwestern University, Midwestern University in 1998 and specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.

1306 Sweet Home Rd

Amherst, NY 14228

Contact Information

(716) 712-0864

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • 10 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
more than 88% of peers
Kidney Disease
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Steinacher'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.

2  Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

39  Conditions Treated


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2  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

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.


  • Chicago College Of Osteopathic Medicine Of Midwestern University, Midwestern University
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Good Samaritan Reg Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • SUNY Buffalo Grad Med Dent
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Steinacher has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Steinacher's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Steinacher to family and friends
1 review (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

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Dr. Steinacher's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Very special person. Listens to what you have to say. Explains why he is doing things. Does not rush you through your visit. Takes time with you.
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