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About Dr. Richard M Somma

Dr. Richard M Somma, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Mount Pocono, PA. His specialties include Psychiatry, Neurology and Internal Medicine. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

3 Ratings

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard M Somma is Excellent. Dr. Richard M Somma has been rated by 3 patients. From those 3 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Richard M Somma is 4.7 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Geisinger-Mount Pocono

126 Market Way
Mount Pocono, PA 18344
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Specialties

Dr. Richard M Somma has the following 3 specialties

  • Psychiatry

    A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
    He or she can not only provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, but can also prescribe medication when needed. In some cases, a psychiatrist will only provide the medication and the counseling will be provided by another healthcare specialist, like a certified counselor or psychologist.
    Like other doctors, psychiatrists employ diagnostic tools like CT scans and MRI in order to observe the structure and function of a patient's brain.
    Once a diagnosis is made, these specialists may use behavior or cognitive therapy in order to address the patient's condition, or a multitude of other types of therapy, in conjunction with or in place of medication.

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • 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.

  • Expertise

    9 Expertise

  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Electromyography
  • Migraine Disorder
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Headache
  • Stroke
  • Epilepsy
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

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  • Education

  • Hahnemann University Hospital

    Residency

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    Dr. Richard M Somma accepts the following insurance providers.

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Locations & Directions

Geisinger-Mount Pocono, 126 Market Way, Mount Pocono, PA
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