Dr. Richard R Barakat MD Obstetrician-Gynecologist

Dr. Richard Barakat is an obstetrician-gynecologist in New York, New York. He 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 23 doctors at Bellevue Hospital Center and one of 16 at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center who specialize in Obstetrics & Gynecology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Obstetrician-Gynecologist: General Obstetrics & Gynecology

Hospital Affiliation

Bellevue Hospital Center

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Ranked #9 in Gynecology

New York-Presbyterian Hospital
Ranked #17 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 Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Sports Medicine

IN State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2012

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2010

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2011

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2012

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2013

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2010

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2011

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2012

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2013

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, National Office for this Professional Medical Organization
1987

Janet M. Glascow Memorial Achievement Citation for Scholastic Excellence, American Medical Women's Association
1987

Graduated Cum Laude, Toledo University
1983

Publications & Presentations

Micrometastasis of endometrial cancer to sentinel lymph nodes: is it an artifact of uterine manipulation?
Frimer, M., Khoury-Collado, F., Murray, M.P., Barakat, R.R., Abu-Rustum, N.R.

Postoperative intra-abdominal collections using a sodium hyaluronate-carboxymethylcellulose (HA-CMC) barrier at the time of laparotomy for uterine or cervical cancers.
Leitao, M.M., Byrum, G.V., Abu-Rustum, N.R., Brown, C.L., Chi, D.S., Sonoda, Y., Levine, D.A., Gardner, G.J., Barakat, R.R.

A 2-year prospective study assessing the emotional, sexual, and quality of life concerns of women undergoing radical trachelectomy versus radical hysterectomy for treatment of early-stage cervical cancer.
Carter, J., Sonoda, Y., Baser, R.E., Raviv, L., Chi, D.S., Barakat, R.R., Iasonos, A., Brown, C.L., Abu-Rustum, N.R.

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Insurances Accepted

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