Dr. Richard O Kennedy, MD

Dr. Richard O. Kennedy, MD

Dr. Richard O. Kennedy, MD

Languages: English
Phone: 202-416-2000
Fax: 844-321-5389

Contact this Provider:

  • Internal Medicine
Conditions I Treat
  • abdominal cramps
  • abdominal distention
  • abdominal pain
  • abnormal bowel movement
  • abnormal stool
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Procedures I Perform
  • administrative physicals
  • blood pressure screening
  • blood test
  • breast cancer screening
  • breast examination
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About the Provider

Areas of Clinical Interest:

  • Asthma
  • Hypertension
  • Diabetes
  • Preventive Care
Philosophy of Care:
I believe in helping patients take charge of their health. My job is to help make the complex simple and easy to understand, provide guidance and encouragement when necessary, and intervene for the best possible outcome. I help patients understand that prevention saves and prolongs life and improves the overall quality of life."

  • Residency Program: Harlem Hospital Center (1989)
  • Internship Program: Harlem Hospital Center (1986)
  • Medical School: University of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine (1985)
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