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About Dr. Eric Richfield

Dr. Eric Richfield, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Piscataway, NJ. He has 33 years of experience. His specialties include Pathology and Neurology. Dr. Richfield is affiliated with Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Hamilton, Virtua Memorial Hospital Of Burlington County and Robert Wood Johnson Univ Hosp. He speaks English.

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Primary Address

Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

170 Frelinghuysen Rd
Piscataway, NJ 08854
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Specialties

Dr. Eric Richfield has the following 2 specialties

  • Pathology

    A pathologist is a physician who specializes in the causes and paths taken by different diseases in order to accurately diagnose an illness.
    Pathologists diagnose and determine the characteristics of a disease through the study of biopsies of diseased tissue or of bodily fluids. For example, a pathologist will look at a biopsy of a skin lesion in order to diagnose or rule out skin cancer. A pathologist will also look at a Pap smear in order to check for a gynecological cancer like cancer of the uterus.
    In addition to determining the cause and development of a disease, these specialists also study the changes a disease makes to a body and the consequences of those structural changes.

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Expertise

    10 Expertise

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Blood Testing
  • Epilepsy
  • Fluid Testing
  • Huntington Disease
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Parkinson Disease
  • Secondary Parkinson Disease
  • Tissue Biopsy

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Richfield is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Virtua Memorial Hospital Of Burlington County
  • Robert Wood Johnson Univ Hosp
  • Education

    33 Years Experience

  • Medical College Of Wisconsin

    Graduated in 1980

  • University Of Michigan Health System

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Eric Richfield accepts the following insurance providers.

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Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 170 Frelinghuysen Rd, Piscataway, NJ
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