Find a physician

 Back to All Physicians List

Richard Simmons, MD


Richard Simmons, MD

Dr. Simmons is Board Certified in Neurology with Special Certification in Child Neurology. He completed his undergraduate education at Union College and attended medical school at the Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia. He completed his internship in pediatrics at the Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, NJ. His neurology and child neurology training were completed at SUNY at Buffalo and the Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo, where he spent his final year as Chief Resident of neurology and child neurology. He moved to the Capital District in July of 2009. He lives in the Clifton Park area with his wife and four children. He is an active member of the American Academy of Neurology, the Child Neurology Society, and the American Epilepsy Society. He serves on the Professional Advisory Board for the Epilepsy Foundation of Northeastern NY.

 

Education


MD, Drexel University College of Medicine (Formerly MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine), Philadelphia, PA
BS, Union College, Schenectady, NY

Residencies/Internships


SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo, NY
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, NJ

Board Certifications


Child Neurology
Neurology

 

Specialties


Child Neurology

 

Practices


The Child Neurology Group

 

Hospital Affiliations


* = sees patients at hospital.
** = does not see patients at hospital.

Ellis Hospital *