Dr. Richard Strongwater, MD

Dr. Richard Strongwater, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Richard Strongwater, MD is a family medicine specialist in Pleasantville, NY and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Suny University of New York Upstate Medical University Syracuse in 1981 and specializes in family medicine.Read his story

180 Marble Ave

Pleasantville, NY 10570

Contact Information

(914) 769-7300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 3 More

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Dr. Strongwater's Experience

Dr. Strongwater's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Strongwater's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Strongwater "Dr. Richard Strongwater is a board certified Family Medicine physician who provides primary care and travel medicine services in Pleasantville, New York. He attended S.U.N.Y. Upstate Medical School and did his internship and residency at Overlook Hospital, a major teaching affiliate of Columbia University. Dr. Strongwater holds a certificate in Travel Medicine from the International Society of Travel Medicine. He works with numerous missionaries from around the world. He is also licensed to give Yellow Fever vaccine. He sees Family Medicine patients in his private practice office."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Strongwater "We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. "

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

238  Conditions Treated

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26  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hearing Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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.


  • Suny University of New York Upstate Medical University Syracuse
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Overlook Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Overlook Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Strongwater has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • French
  • English

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I have been Dr. Strongwater's patient for more than 20 years, and I'm not dead yet. I am very pleased with the care I receive
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Dr. Strongwater is an excellent physician and previously it was very easy and convenient to make an appointment, however, since joining with NY Presbyterian the policy is if you were a prior patient seen more than 2 or 3 years ago, you need to first make an appointment for the consultation, then...Read More
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The best doctor I have ever gone too. Very understanding and nice.
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