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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  • Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
  • Board certified in Adolescent Medicine
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This content was provided by Dr. Himelstein "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."

1  Specialties

  • Adolescent Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Adolescent Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

4  Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Obesity
  • Skin Infections

6  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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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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Anonymous 19 year old woman in Broomall, PA – Jul 02, 2018
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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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Monica P. in Philadelphia, PA – Jan 25, 2017
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