Dr. Richard Streiffer MD Family Medicine Doctor

Dr. Richard Streiffer is a family medicine doctor in New Orleans, Louisiana. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including DCH Regional Medical Center and Tulane Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans and has been in practice for 37 years. He is one of 48 doctors at DCH Regional Medical Center and one of 7 at Tulane Medical Center who specialize in Family Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Family Medicine Doctor: Sports Medicine (Non-Surgical)

Education & Medical Training

University Alabama College Community Health Sciences
Residency, Family Practice, 1977 - 1980

Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans
Class of 1977

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

IN State Medical License
Active through 2013

ME State Medical License
Active through 2013

ND State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Prevalence of high-risk behaviors and obesity among low-income patients attending primary care clinics in Louisiana.
Brantley, P. J., Scarinci, I. C., Carmack, C. L., Boudreaux, E., Streiffer, R. H., Rees, A. C., Givler, D. N.

Patient education in our offices.
Streiffer, R. H., Nagle, J. P.

A randomized controlled trial of dietary fiber intake on serum lipids.
Chen, J., He, J., Wildman, R. P., Reynolds, K., Streiffer, R. H., Whelton, P. K.

See all 6 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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