Dr. Richard Riyad Barakat MD is a male Obstetrician & Gynecologist, has 25 years of experience and practices in Obstetrics & Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology.
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Dr. Richard Barakat has 1 office location.
Memorial Sloan-Kettering
1275 York Ave
Rm C-1091
New York, NY 10065

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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(23)
Patient comments (10)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Barakat is Excellent. Dr. Barakat has been reviewed by 23 patients who have provided 10 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
  • Currently 3.5263157894737 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.9
  • Currently 2.8888888888889 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.5
  • Currently 3.5263157894737 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.8
  • Currently 3.7777777777778 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.7
  • Currently 3.6842105263158 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.4
  • Currently 3.4210526315789 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.5
  • Currently 3.4705882352941 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Barakat, MD is board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology.

  • He has special expertise in 11 areas:
  • Breast Cancer
  • Epidemiology
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Hot Flashes
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Menopause
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Cancer (Uterine Cervical Neoplasm)
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vulvar Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. Barakat graduated from State University of New York Downstate, Brooklyn. He has 7 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2003 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2005 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (1999 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2013)
Top Ten Doctors (2012)
Upper East Side
Obstetrics and Gynecology

Affiliations

Dr. Barakat has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering 
  • Memorial Hospital For Cancer And Allied Diseases 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Barakat accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 17 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield - 12 plans
  • Unicare - 12 plans
  • Humana - 5 plans
  • Cigna - 3 plans

Languages

  • Chinese
  • Cantonese
  • Mandarin
  • French
  • Greek
  • Italian
  • Russian
  • Spanish


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Where does Dr. Richard R. Barakat practice?
Dr. Richard Barakat practices Obstetrics & Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology near New York, NY.
See New York Obstetricians & Gynecologists.