Dr. Robert Richards, MD

Dr. Robert Richards, MD

Endocrinology & Metabolism  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. Robert Richards, MD is an endocrinology & metabolism specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1991 and specializes in endocrinology & metabolism and endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

1542 Tulane Ave

New Orleans, LA 70112

Contact Information

(504) 568-5722

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Thyroid Disease
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more than 95% of peers
Hypothyroidism
high
more than 88% of peers
Thyroid Cyst
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more than 84% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Endocrinology & Metabolism
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

1  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

54  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

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Education

  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Charity Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Charity Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

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Doctor Richards is one of the best Doctors that I have ever had the good fortune to help me with my health care needs. He is extremely knowledgeable and professional. e takes the time to listen and talk with you and makes sure that you understand and have the time An outstanding and dedicated...Read More
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He was very informative and spent a lot of with me and my family
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