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Dr. Richard Anderson, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.7 (23)
Map Pin Small Ridgewood, NJ
Accepting new patients
27 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Richard Anderson, MD

Dr. Richard Anderson, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Ridgewood, NJ. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 27 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and is affiliated with The Valley Hospital, Hospital for Special Surgery, Morristown Medical Center, NYU Langone Hospital-Manhattan, Saint Joseph's University Medical Center, Garnet Health Medical Center, NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital, JFK University Medical Center, Hackensack University Medical Center, Englewood Health, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Good Samaritan Hospital, Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center and Westchester Medical Center. Dr. Anderson, completed a residency at Newyork-Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Anderson an average 4.7 star rating.

Dr. Anderson works at Neurosurgeons of NJ in Ridgewood, NJ. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and UnitedHealthCare as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Anderson's Office Locations

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    Neurosurgeons of NJ
    1200 E Ridgewood Ave Ste 200, Ridgewood, NJ 07450 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (201) 327-8600
    Monday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed

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  • The Valley Hospital
  • Hospital for Special Surgery
  • Morristown Medical Center
  • NYU Langone Hospital-Manhattan
  • Saint Joseph's University Medical Center
  • Garnet Health Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital
  • JFK University Medical Center
  • Hackensack University Medical Center
  • Englewood Health
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital
  • Good Samaritan Hospital
  • Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center
  • Westchester Medical Center

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    About Dr. Richard Anderson, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 27 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1811062094
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Primary Children's Medical Center
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Newyork-Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center
    Residency
    Internship
    • New York Presbyterian Hospital Columbia
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Richard Anderson, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Anderson is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Anderson has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Anderson works at Neurosurgeons of NJ in Ridgewood, NJ. View the full address on Dr. Anderson’s profile.

    23 patients have reviewed Dr. Anderson. The overall rating for this provider is 4.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Anderson.

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