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Dr. Richard Ress, MD

Cardiology*
4.4 (7)
Map Pin Small Boston, MA
Accepting new patients
51 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Richard Ress, MD

Dr. Richard Ress, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Boston, MA. They specialize in Cardiology, has 51 years of experience, and is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease. They graduated from Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons and is affiliated with Boston Medical Center, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth, Brigham and Women's Hospital and South Shore Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Ress an average 4.4 star rating.

Dr. Ress works at Practice in Boston, MA with other offices in Norwood, MA. They frequently treat conditions like Hypertension along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna 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. Ress' Office Locations

  1. 1
    Endoscopy Center of Brookline
    930 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (617) 414-2080
  2. 2
    Office
    930 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (617) 414-6800
  3. 3
    Office
    900 Washington St Ste C, Norwood, MA 02062 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (617) 414-9400

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Boston Medical Center
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • South Shore Hospital

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Treatment frequency



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Hypertension
Hyperlipidemia
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Aortic Valve Disease
Arrhythmias
Atherosclerosis
Atrial Fibrillation
Chest Pain
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation
Peripheral Edema
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Supraventricular Tachycardia
Syncope
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Vitamin D Deficiency
Cardiac Ultrasound
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Tilt_Testing
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Acute Coronary Syndrome
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
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Angina
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Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortopulmonary Septal Defect
Atrial Flutter
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
Carotid Artery Disease
Chronic Congestive Heart Failure
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Hyperkalemia
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypertensive Heart with Failure
Hypertensive Heart without Failure
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Prolapse
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Sick Sinus Syndrome
Sinus Bradycardia
Sinus Tachycardia
Systemic Vasculitis
Systolic Heart Failure
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Venous Hypertension
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
Arrhythmia Screening
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Chest Pain Evaluation
Cholesterol Screening
Coronary Angiogram
Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
HeartAware Online Risk Screening
Nuclear Stress Testing
Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
Stress Test
Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
TCD Bubble Test
Tilt Table Testing
Treadmill Stress Test
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    About Dr. Richard Ress, MD

    Specialties*
    • Cardiology

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    Years of Experience
    • 51 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1265472799
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Richard Ress, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Ress is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Ress has seen patients for Hypertension, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Ress on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    7 patients have reviewed Dr. Ress. The overall rating for this provider is 4.4. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Ress.

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