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Addiction Medicine Specialist, Adolescent Specialist, Psychiatrist
41 years of experience
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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Frances is Average. Dr. Frances has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 2.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
Promptness 3.0
Courteous Staff 3.0
Accurate Diagnosis 3.0
Bedside Manner 3.0
Spends Time with Me 3.0
Follows Up After Visit 3.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Frances, MD is board certified in Addiction Psychiatry.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • AIDS/HIV (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome)
  • Alcoholism
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Drug Abuse (Substance-Related Addiction Disorders)
  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Mental Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Frances graduated from New York University. He has 3 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Substance-Related Disorders
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2003 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)


Dr. Frances has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • NYU Langone Medical Center 
  • Silver Hill Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard Joseph Frances MD is a male Psychiatrist, has 41 years of experience and practices in Addiction Psychiatry.
Where does Dr. Richard J. Frances practice?
Dr. Richard Frances has 1 office location.
Dr. Richard Frances practices Addiction Psychiatry near New York, NY.
See New York Addiction Specialists.