Dr. Rima Himelstein, MD

Dr. Rima Himelstein, MD

Adolescent Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Rima Himelstein, MD is an adolescent medicine specialist in Chester, PA and has been practicing for 27 years. She graduated from Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med in 1986 and specializes in adolescent medicine.

One Medical Center Blvd

Chester, PA 19013

Contact Information

(610) 490-1755

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Himelstein's conditions and procedures:

Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
Cholesterol Screening
Diabetes Screening
Liver Function Test
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Newborn Metabolic Screening
Skin Infections
Thyroid Screening

About Me

Care Philosophy

My philosophy of care is to listen well, address each of the patients' concerns, help patients help themselves, respect all patients, and take care of patients as I would want to be taken care of myself.


  • Adolescent Medicine

Board Certifications


  • 1991
    Mount Sinai Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 1988
    Mount Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • 1986
    Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med
    Medical School


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What People Say About Dr. Rima Himelstein, MD
Dr. Himelstein always stresses how important it is to take my birth control pill at the same time each day, but the only times I’ve been late is waiting DAYS for her to refill it. It has happened at least a dozen times. A doctor’s job is to care about his/her patients and do everything in their...Read More
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Dr.Himelstein took her time explaining my daughter's unique situation. She is very friendly and made my daughter feel comfortable immediately. Her staff are courteous and knowledgeable. We left her office with a solid plan and she answered all of our questions. We didn't feel rushed or dismissed....Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Springfield Hospital

Springfield, PA

Taylor Hospital

Ridley Park, PA

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