Dr. Robert Richards, MD

Endocrinology & Metabolism  |  
Male  |  
Age 65
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Dr. Robert Richards, MD
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.

1542 Tulane Ave

New Orleans, LA 70112

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Dr. Robert Richards, MD

Dr. Robert Richards, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Richards' Experience

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Dr. Richards' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Endocrinology & Metabolism
  • Board certified in Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Endocrinology & Metabolism
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
1

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
44

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

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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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

Dr. Richards has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Richards' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Richards to family and friends
5.0
based on 4 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Richards' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Bangor, ME |
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 person. I just cannot say enough about him.
in Gretna,la |
He was very informative and spent a lot of with me and my family
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Dr. Richards accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Richards has admitting privileges

Interim LSU Hospital
2021 Perdido St
New Orleans, LA 70112
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Touro Infirmary
1401 Foucher St
New Orleans, LA 70115
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