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Surgical Specialist, Neurological Surgeon
35 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Corales is Excellent. Dr. Corales has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 4.7
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 4.8
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Corales, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Back Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Head and Neck Disorder
  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Spinal Fractures
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Wounds and Injuries

Education & Awards

Dr. Corales graduated from Louisiana State University at New Orleans. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2011, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2011, 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Corales has 1 hospital affiliations:

  • East Jefferson General Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard Lawrence Corales MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 35 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Richard L. Corales practice?
Dr. Richard Corales has 2 office locations.
Dr. Richard Corales practices Neurological Surgery near Metairie, LA.
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