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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (9)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Handal is Excellent. Dr. Handal has been reviewed by 68 patients who have provided 9 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
Promptness 4.3
Courteous Staff 4.6
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.7
Spends Time with Me 4.7
Follows Up After Visit 4.4

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Handal, MD, PA is board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Hot Flashes
  • Menopause

Education & Awards

Dr. Handal graduated from State University of New York Downstate, Brooklyn. He has 5 awards.

Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2014 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2015)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Boca Raton, FL
Obstetrician & Gynecologist


Dr. Handal has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Bethesda Memorial Hospital 
  • Boca Raton Regional Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard Gilbert Handal MD and PA is a male Obstetrician & Gynecologist, has 24 years of experience and practices in Obstetrics & Gynecology.
Where does Dr. Richard G. Handal practice?
Dr. Richard Handal has 2 office locations.
Dr. Richard Handal practices Obstetrics & Gynecology near Boynton Beach, FL.
Additional practice locations include: Boca Raton, FL.
See Boynton Beach Obstetricians & Gynecologists.