Dr. Richard R Barakat MD Obstetrician-Gynecologist

Dr. Richard Barakat is an obstetrician-gynecologist in New York, New York and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Bellevue Hospital Center and Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. He received his medical degree from State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and has been in practice for 29 years. Dr. Barakat accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 24 doctors at Bellevue Hospital Center and one of 17 at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center who specialize in Obstetrics & Gynecology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Obstetrician-Gynecologist: Gynecologic Oncology

Hospital Affiliation

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Ranked #4 in Gynecology

Bellevue Hospital Center

New York-Presbyterian Hospital
Ranked #13 in Gynecology

Education & Medical Training

New York University School of Medicine
Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1985–1989

State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
Class of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Certified in Gynecologic Oncology

NY State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Whos Who in Medicine and Healthcare, Marquis Whos Who

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Fellow (FACOG), American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Recurrent cervical cancer isolated to the sigmoid colon: A case report.
Barlin, J. N.,Kim, J. S.,Barakat, R. R.

Feasibility and perioperative outcomes of robotic-assisted surgery in the management of recurrent ovarian cancer: A multi-institutional study.
Escobar, P. F.,Levinson, K. L.,Magrina, J.,Martino, M. A.,Barakat, R. R.,Fader, A. N.,Leitao, M. M.

Cost-effectiveness analysis of robotically assisted laparoscopy for newly diagnosed uterine cancers.
Leitao, M. M.,Bartashnik, A.,Wagner, I.,Lee, S. J.,Caroline, A.,Hoskins, W. J.,Thaler, H. T.,Abu-Rustum, N. R.,Sonoda, Y.,Brown, C. L.,Jewell, E. L.,Barakat, R. R.,Gardner, G. J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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