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About Dr. Richard A Istrico

Dr. Richard A Istrico, DO is a Doctor primarily located in Howard Beach, NY. He has 40 years of experience. His specialties include Family Medicine. Dr. Istrico is affiliated with Jamaica Hospital Medical Center. Dr. Istrico has received 4 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

24 Ratings with 5 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard A Istrico is Great. Dr. Richard A Istrico has been rated by 24 patients. From those 24 patients 5 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Richard A Istrico is 3.9 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Richard A Istrico Do

15801 Crossbay Blvd Ste 3
Howard Beach, NY 11414
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Specialties

Dr. Richard A Istrico has the following 1 specialty

  • Family Medicine

    A family practitioner is a doctor who specializes in caring for people of all ages, at all stages of life. Rather than focusing on the treatment of one disease or patient population, family practitioners are often the doctors that people see for their everyday ailments, like cold and flu or respiratory infections, and health screenings. When necessary, family practitioners will provide referrals for conditions that require the expertise of another specialist.
    The doctors may also provide physicals, inoculations, prenatal care, treat chronic diseases, like diabetes and asthma, and provide advice on disease prevention.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Richard A Istrico has the following 11 expertise

  • Weight Loss
  • Influenza
  • Weight Loss (non-surgical)
  • Check-up
  • Sports Injuries
  • Family Planning
  • Sports Medicine
  • Nutrition Disorders
  • Contraception
  • Immunization
  • Preventive Medicine

Reviews

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Five Stars

Patient, amazing diagnostician , empathetic !

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Five Stars

Dr Istrico has been my doctor for 24 years. He is not an alarmist and he is very sensitive to your needs. He is personable and caring. I would recommend him to all....

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Perfection

Wish more doctors were like him!!!

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Intelligent and dedicated

Dr. Istrico is one of the best doctors I've had. He is knowledgeable and thorough. His expertise in sports medicine makes him particularly useful with all neuro-muscular and orthepedic problems. Is friendly, compassionate, caring, and understanding. Is good at making you feel more comfortable and optimistic about your problem and how to handle it.

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Excellent Doctor, couldn't ask for better.

I wouldn't trust anyone else with my family.

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  • Awards

    4 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2018)

    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

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2015, 2018)

    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.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2014, 2015, 2016, 2018)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area

    Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area (2017)

    Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ are specialists and primary care physicians who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top physicians in the New York Metro Area who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    40 Years Experience

  • Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1978

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Richard A Istrico accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Elect Choice EPO
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna NYC Community Plan
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MVP Health Plan
    • MVP Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Freedom
    • Oxford Liberty
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Richard A Istrico Do, 15801 Crossbay Blvd Ste 3, Howard Beach, NY

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