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Dr. Richard Mueller

Phlebology
New York , NY
34 years experience

Locations

Office

New York , NY

Address

401 E. 55 Street, Ground Floor Professional Suite, Plaza 400 Building, New York , NY
Directions

Fax

(866) 702-7357

About

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Phlebology

Cardiology

Licenses

United States: New York

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

10 Answers
1 Agree
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Mueller
Phlebology 34 years experience
Treated, 6-8 wks...: Without treatment, can be 4-6 months or more, sometimes never... With effective treatment by a vein specialist, usually 6-8 weeks... Its the most severe form of venous disease, highly advise see a vein specialist experienced in treating ulcers asap !
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Mueller
Phlebology 34 years experience
Definitely yes ! : 80% of leg ulcers are venous in origin. Venous leg ulcers are the worst end of the spectrum of vein problems, and can be disastrous with endless cycle of ulcers and infection, even amputation rarely. There are several effective treatments. See an experienced vein physician right away !
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Mueller
Phlebology 34 years experience
Veins or neurologic.: Can either be a primary neurologic condition of unknown cause, or due to leaking of valves in veins of the legs, i.e. Venous insufficiency, which is very treatable. Neurologic type is treated only with medications but procedures to close leaking veins ('ablation') can improve or cure the venous type ! see a vein doctor and a sleep or neurology md...

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Testimonials
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Thank you notes
Dec 8, 2012
Dr Mueller is a very dedicated and knowledgeable physician. I have learned a good deal over the last year from him.
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Mueller is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Mueller is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply!
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thanks!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

UC San Francisco school of medicine
Graduated 1987MD

Residency

NORTH SHORE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL

Residency

Memorial Sloan Kettering cancer center
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