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About Dr. Richard J Schaller
Dr. Richard J Schaller, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Rahway, NJ, with another office in Scotch Plains, NJ. He has 28 years of experience. His specialties include Emergency Medicine, Occupational Medicine and Internal Medicine. Dr. Schaller has received 2 awards. He speaks English.
Dr. Richard J Schaller has the following 3 specialties
- Emergency Medicine
An emergency physician is a doctor who is an expert in handling conditions of an urgent and extremely dangerous nature. These specialists work in the emergency room (ER) departments of hospitals where they oversee cases involving cardiac distress, trauma, fractures, lacerations and other acute conditions.
Emergency physicians are specially trained to make urgent life-saving decisions to treat patients during an emergency medical crisis. These doctors diagnose and stabilize patients before they are either well enough to be discharged, or transferred to the appropriate department for long-term care.
- Occupational Medicine
You might work with an occupational therapist when you’re injured or if you have a disability. They rehabilitate and assist patients with every day activities, such as eating, getting dressed, working and attending social events. This includes self-care, leisure and work-related activities that lead to increased independence and development. Their goal is to empower people to still live the life they want despite any physical, developmental, social and/or emotional issues they might face.
- 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 J Schaller is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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.
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Dr Schaller Rocks!!!!!! He is what defines a doctor he chose the perfect career for himself. He genuinely cares about his patients and their ailments, I have been a patient of his for atleast 10 years, Their isent a doctor out there that is better then him. Fantastic, Great, He Rocks!!
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016)
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.
Patients' Choice Award (2010, 2011, 2012, 2014)
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.
28 Years Experience
Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine
Graduated in 1990
Eastern Virginia Medical School
Dr. Richard J Schaller accepts the following insurance providers.
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- First Health PPO
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Dr. Richard J Schaller is similar to the following 3 Doctors near Rahway, NJ.