The Vitals website is provided for your informational use only. Nothing contained or offered by, on or through Vitals should be construed as medical advice or relied upon for medical diagnosis or treatment. Vitals does not recommend or endorse any particular healthcare provider whose information or ratings appear on this website. We encourage you to read our full Terms of Service.

Dr. Richard J Lassere Is this you?

About Dr. Richard J Lassere

Dr. Richard J Lassere, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Boise, ID. He has 34 years of experience. His specialties include Geriatric Medicine and Family Medicine. Dr. Lassere has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

3 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard J Lassere is Great. Dr. Richard J Lassere has been rated by 3 patients. From those 3 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Richard J Lassere is 3.7 of 5.0 stars.

Mapbox Map of Dr. Richard J Lassere

Primary Address

Boise VA Medical Center

500 W Fort St
Boise, ID 83702
Get Directions

Specialties

Dr. Richard J Lassere has the following 2 specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine

    A geriatric specialist is a physician who treats the elderly population and the conditions that most commonly affect them. These doctors have special training in the effects of aging on the body and mind of a patient.
    Geriatric specialists treat common ailments faced by senior citizens, such as frailty, incontinence, memory problems, arthritis, senility, decreased functioning and more.
    In addition, geriatric specialists keep abreast of the different medications that an elderly person is prescribed to treat their more complex health issues in order to decrease adverse side effects and avoid dangerous drug interactions.

  • 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 J Lassere has the following 10 expertise

  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Osteopenia
  • Dementia
  • Cognitive Issues/Testing
  • Confusion
  • Senility
  • EOL Care
  • Dementia Testing
  • Osteoporosis

Board Certifications

Dr. Richard J Lassere is Board Certified in 2 specialties

See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.

Reviews

Showing 3 of 3

poor doctor

hasty, cruel,

Wait time
35.0 minutes
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
Full Review Rating Breakdown
Great Job

He is the best Dr. I have ever had in all areas.

Wait time
10.0 minutes
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
Full Review Rating Breakdown
Five Stars
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Full Review Rating Breakdown
  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly 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

    Patients' Choice Award (2008)

    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.

  • Education

    34 Years Experience

  • Louisiana State University School Of Medicine In Shreveport

    Graduated in 1984

  • Lsu Health Sciences

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Please contact the office for more information.

Locations & Directions

Boise VA Medical Center, 500 W Fort St, Boise, ID
  • Similiar Doctors

    Dr. Richard J Lassere is similar to the following 3 Doctors near Boise, ID.