Dr. Richard Witzig, MD

Dr. Richard Witzig, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
Dr. Richard Witzig, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Metairie, LA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from St Georges U in 1985 and specializes in internal medicine.

4315 Houma Blvd Ste 305

Metairie, LA 70006

Contact Information

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  • Aetna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Dr. Witzig's Experience

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

109  Conditions Treated


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12  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

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0 Sanctions

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  • St Georges U
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • St Barnabas Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Witzig's Reviews

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2 total reviews

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Dr. Witzig's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


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  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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