Dr. Richard Sanford Finkel MD Neurologist

Dr. Richard Finkel is a neurologist in Orlando, Florida. He received his medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and has been in practice for 33 years. Dr. Finkel accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: Neuromuscular Medicine

Education & Medical Training

Children's Hospital, Boston
Residency, Pediatrics, 1978 - 1980

Children's Hospital, Boston
Fellowship, Child Neurology, 1980 - 1983

Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
Class of 1978

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 30 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 28 years in Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 6 years in Neuromuscular Medicine

FL State Medical License
Active through 2014

PA State Medical License
Active through 2012

Publications & Presentations

The motor neuron response to SMN1 deficiency in spinal muscular atrophy.
Kang, P. B.,Gooch, C. L.,McDermott, M. P.,Darras, B. T.,Finkel, R. S.,Yang, M. L.,Sproule, D. M.,Chung, W. K.,Kaufmann, P.,De Vivo, D. C.

Unusual cardiac "masses" in a newborn with infantile pompe disease.
Swarr, D. T.,Kaufman, B.,Fogel, M. A.,Finkel, R.,Ganesh, J. 2013 2 23

The evaluation of peripheral neuropathy in youth with type 1 diabetes.
Moser, J. T.,Langdon, D. R.,Finkel, R. S.,Ratcliffe, S. J.,Foley, L. R.,Andrews-Rearson, M. L.,Murphy, K. M.,Lipman, T. H.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS Value Network
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth HMO Value Network
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • AmeriHealth PPO Value Network
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Alabama PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan 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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