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Endocrinology & Metabolism | Male

1542 Tulane Ave New Orleans, LA 70112 Get Directions

Biography

Dr. Robert Richards, MD is an endocrinology & metabolism doctor who practices in New Orleans, LA. He is 65 years old and has been practicing for 26 years. Dr. Richards is affiliated with Touro Infirmary and Interim LSU Hospital.

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Dr. Richards' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Answers Questions
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  • Time well spent
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  • Staff friendliness
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  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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He was very informative and spent a lot of with me and my family
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  •  Specializes in Endocrinology & Metabolism
  •  Board certified in Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  •  Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology

Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acromegaly and Gigantism
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Conn's Syndrome
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Retina Diseases
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

Education

  • Medical School
    Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans

    Graduated in 1991

  • Internship Hospital
    Charity Hospital

    Completed in 1992

  • Residency Hospital
    Charity Hospital

    Completed in 1994

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Med Center

    Completed in 1997

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Endocrinology & Metabolism
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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