Dr. Richard Goldstein, DPM

Dr. Richard Goldstein, DPM

Podiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Richard Goldstein, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Emerson, NJ and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from New York College of Podiatric Medicine in 1992 and specializes in podiatry and podiatric surgery.

452 Old Hook Rd

Emerson, NJ 07630

Contact Information

(201) 666-3900

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Devon Health
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 12 More

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Top Care Areas

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Foot Conditions
very high
more than 97% of peers
Plantar Fasciitis
very high
more than 94% of peers
Hammer Toe
more than 73% of peers

Dr. Goldstein's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Goldstein "Because today's medicine and medical options can sometimes seem complicated to our patients, our goal is to ensure that patients are part of the healing process and understand what they need to do to get back on their feet. We manage our office schedule to allow time for a thorough evaluation. We discuss activity levels, lifestyles, and how a patient's occupation could present risks for foot problems or affect recovery. There are many things patients can do to prevent or lessen foot pain."

2  Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Podiatric Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Goldstein does not have any board certifications listed.

16  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Bunion
  • Bunionette
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Stress Fracture of Foot

9  Procedures

  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Wound Care and Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.


  • New York College of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • New York College of Podiatric Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

Dr. Goldstein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Goldstein's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Goldstein to family and friends
8 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Goldstein's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Goldstein is great! I would recommend him to anyone I know with any sort of podiatry issue. He is very down to earth and understandable. He makes 100% sure that you understand the prognosis and how to help cure it. He is also great with showing you how to do the exercise required the correct...more
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he is the best. No doubt!!!!
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I wish I could say he was good no. I think he does not know how to do surgery. He fired me and sent me to one of his friends. He is nice but not competent. Told my primary care doc I had a tear. The new doctor said I did he just cleaned it out and it hurts worse now. What Can I do HELP !!!
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Went to Dr. Goldstein after botched bunion surgery from another podiatrist. He defended the original doctors surgery, but after 5 months he finally admitted that it will be to be re-done. Every question I asked was never really answered, and when I pushed for an answer, I was constantly told that...more
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was treated by Dr. Goldstein at HUMC Pascack Valley for a badly infected leg wound. Within five minutes of meeting Dr. Goldstein, all of my fears were put to rest. By far, the most down to earth, patient centered physician that I have ever been treated by. A few days out of the hospital,...more
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