Dr. Richard Irene MD ENT-Otolaryngologist

Dr. Richard Irene is an ENT-otolaryngologist in Columbus, Ohio and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Grady Memorial Hospital and Nationwide Children's Hospital. He received his medical degree from SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and has been in practice for 35 years. Dr. Irene accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 11 doctors at Grady Memorial Hospital and one of 41 at Nationwide Children's Hospital who specialize in Otolaryngology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

ENT-Otolaryngologist: Head & Neck Plastic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Naval Medical Center, San Diego
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1979–1980

Naval Medical Center, San Diego
Residency, Otolaryngology, 1981–1985

SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Otolaryngology
Certified 29 years in Otolaryngology

OH State Medical License
Active through 2014

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

[Cavernous hemangioma of the optic papilla: clinical and echographic findings].
Irene, R., Martin, Z., Peter, T., Karin, S., Stephan, K., Michael, T.

Pathologic quiz case 1. Pleomorphic adenoma.
Wallace, R. D., Arendt, D. M., Irene, R. T.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • 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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