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Endocrinology & Metabolism | Male

1542 Tulane Ave New Orleans, LA 70112 Get Directions

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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
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    • Explains condition(s) well
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    • Answers Questions
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    • Time well spent
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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
    •  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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