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Dr. Richard S. DePalma, DO

Hepatologist , Gastroenterologist

Philadelphia, PA

About Dr. Richard S. DePalma

Board-certified in internal medicine, Richard S. DePalma, DO, specializes in gastroenterology and transplant hepatology. Through his research, he has extensive knowledge in the treatment of Hepatitis C in postliver transplant patients and the immunology of liver transplantation. Prior to joining Einstein, Dr. DePalma earned his medical degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. He fulfilled his residency and internship at Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia, where he also completed fellowships in hepatology, gastroenterology and transplant hepatology. He also co-authored a section in Contemporary Liver Transplantation and co-authored an abstract for Digestive Disease Week. Dr. DePalma is seeing transplant hepatology and gastroenterology patients in the Department of Transplantation at Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia.

In-network insurances

  • Aetna
  • Aetna Better Health
  • AmeriHealth

Specialties

  • Gastroenterologist
  • Hepatologist

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • Albert Einstein Medical Center
  • Einstein Medical Center Montgomery

Board certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Gastroenterology (Internal Medicine)

Education and training

  • Medical School - Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia (Internship)
  • Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia (Residency)
  • Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, Fellowship in Hepatology
  • Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, Fellowship in Gastroenterology
  • Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, Fellowship in Transplant Hepatology

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1114238367

Dr. Richard S. DePalma's office locations

Einstein Gastroenterology

Einstein Healthcare Network

5401 Old York Rd, Klein Building, Suite 505

Philadelphia, PA 19141

Einstein Gastroenterology

Einstein Healthcare Network

5401 Old York Rd, Klein Building, Suite 505

Philadelphia, PA 19141

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