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About Dr. Richard M Gilbert
Dr. Richard M Gilbert, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Scarsdale, NY, with another office in New York, NY. He has 50 years of experience. His specialties include Nephrology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Gilbert is affiliated with Elmhurst Hospital Center. Dr. Gilbert has received 1 award. He speaks English.
Dr. Richard M Gilbert has the following 2 specialties
A nephrologist is a physician who is specially trained to diagnose and treat conditions affecting the kidneys or renal system.
A nephrologist will determine through urine analysis, blood test, X-ray, sonogram, or kidney biopsy how well the kidneys are functioning and will then prescribe a special diet and exercise program, medication or dialysis - a process by which a machine filters the blood when the kidney is no longer capable of doing so.
- Internal Medicine
An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.
Dr. Richard M Gilbert has the following 10 expertise
- Kidney Stones (Kidney Calculi)
- Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
- Peritoneal Dialysis
- Chronic Renal Disease
- End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
- Polycystic Kidney Disease
- Kidney Biopsy
Dr. Richard M Gilbert has 2 board certified specialties
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Dr. Richard M Gilbert is Board Certified in 2 specialties
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A caring physician who gets to know you as a person not some chart. This is a doctor who practices as medicine used to be practiced. You are seen on time and he is always available no matter whether you pay in full or through insurance plan. He is very knowledgable and you feel you can trust him and talk to him easily about anything. He also has a great sense of humor.
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)
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.
Dr. Gilbert is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
50 Years Experience
New York University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1968
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