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About Dr. Harold M Richter

Dr. Harold M Richter, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Boca Raton, FL, with another office in Delray Beach, FL. His specialties include Medical Oncology. Dr. Richter is affiliated with Delray Medical Center and Boca Raton Regional Hospital. Dr. Richter has received 3 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

18 Ratings with 5 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Harold M Richter is Great. Dr. Harold M Richter has been rated by 18 patients. From those 18 patients 5 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Harold M Richter is 4.2 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Center For Hematology Oncology The

701 NW 13th St Fl 2
Boca Raton, FL 33486
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Center For Hematology Oncology

6282 Linton Blvd
Delray Beach, FL 33484
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Specialties

Dr. Harold M Richter has the following 1 specialty

  • Medical Oncology

    Think of an oncologist as your main physician for cancer care. After being diagnosed, you’ll meet regularly with an oncologist to explore and manage your treatment options, as well as monitor your condition throughout the process. Medical oncologists are extremely knowledgeable in various types of cancer treatment and can recommend the right method for the type and stage of cancer you’re facing.
    They may also refer you to additional specialists throughout your care, but they will always be your home base for questions and support. It’s also worth mentioning that medical oncologists deal mostly with solid tumors while hematologists specialize in cancers that involve blood disorders, such as leukemia.

  • Expertise

    14 Expertise

  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Multiple Myeloma (Cancer of Plasma Cells)
  • Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia
  • Metastasis
  • Chemotherapy
  • Chronic B-Cell Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Leukemia
  • Cancer
  • Hepatitis C
  • Anemia
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Lymphoma

Reviews

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Can this be the same doctor I saw?

I was diagnosed with Hodgkins. He was the first doctor I saw. He was rude. He told me to "shut up". (I'm NOT making this up). I was nervous about Chemo and he was un-believably non-caring. Fortunately I switched to Dr. Howard Adler who was very caring and got me through the 'whole episode'. If someone had not been with me- No one would believe the horrible treatment I got from Richter. the end

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Thank you Dr. Richter for being Exceptional!

Dr. Richter is the best oncologist out there! My father was his patient. I can't even begin to tell you how grateful I am for Dr. Richter! He gave me 2 more years with wonderful father! All of his previous oncologists didn't think my father would live 3 more months to see me give birth to his 1st grandchild. Moving my dad to FL & walking into Dr. richter's office was the best decision we ever made! Not only did my father live long enough to see & hold his grandson but he got to celebrate 2 of his birthdays with us and for that I am forever grateful! I can't say enough wonderful things about Dr. Richter and his friendly staff. Never once did anyone complain when I had my son with me! The doctors, nurses, staff members, as well as the patients were so kind & generous always! If you or anyone you know needs an oncologist, then you've come to the right place!!

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I have 5 different doctors - Richter is the best of the bunch!

Super acurate diagnosis. Very knowledgeable. He's had to reschedlule 3 appointments of mine in the last 6 years. Each time, he was leaving town for seminars teaching leading-edge testing and treating pratices. I don't mind waiting a week for EVEN BETTER techniques when I do get to see him.Not just a great doctor, but a great human being. I've never felt like just another insurance card, in his office. Oncology patients can be a tough crowd, but Doctor Richter always greets me with a smile and a hearty handshake.LOVE the staff. The girls in the blood room are a blast. (They won't admit it, but they love dirty jokes.)

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Five Stars

Dr. Richter is an excellent doctor and responds in a timely way to questions, usually returning a call himself rather than passing it on to an assistant, but appointments, even when held for months, are often cancelled and changed, and some staff members are either clueless or rude or both. Hooray for Dr. Richter; thumbs down to his staff, especially the scheduling staff.

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Dr.Richter is very knowledgeable. Took time and discussed problem.

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference™.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2013, 2014, 2016, 2015)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2014, 2013)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

  • New York University

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Harold M Richter accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • AvMed Health
    • AvMed Empower
    • AvMed Engage
    • Avmed Choice
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida
    • BCBS Florida myBlue
    • Florida Blue BlueCare HMO
    • Florida Blue BlueOptions
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry FL Carelink HMO
    • Coventry FL Employer Group HMO Open Access
    • Coventry FL Employer Group PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana HMO
    • Humana HMO Premier
    • Humana HMO Select
    • Humana National POS
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
  • UHC of the River Valley
    • Neighborhood Health Partnership Commercial
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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