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Richard Bockman, MD, Endocrinology, New York, NY, New York-Presbyterian Hospital


Endocrinology New York, NY

Osteoporosis & Bone Metabolism Medicine, Parathyroid, Thyroid

Professor of Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University

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Education & Training

  • NYU Grossman School of Medicine
    NYU Grossman School of MedicineResidency, Internal Medicine, 1973 - 1975
  • Rockefeller UniversityPh.D., 1971
  • Yale School of Medicine
    Yale School of MedicineClass of 1967
  • Johns Hopkins UniversityB.A., 1962

Certifications & Licensure

  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 1968 - 2023
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine
  • National Board of Physicians and Surgeons Internal Medicine

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • America's Top Doctors Castle Connolly, 2002-2014
  • Top Doctors: New York Metro Area Castle Connolly, 2002-2014
  • New York Magazine: Top Doctors Castle Connolly, 2002-2006, 2009-2014
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Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Lower Spine Volumetric Bone Density in Patients with a History of Epidural Steroid Injections  
    Alexander P Hughes, Richard S Bockman, Emily M Stein, Tariq Chukir, Joel M Press, John A Carrino, The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism
  • Potassium citrate decreases bone resorption in postmenopausal women with osteopenia: A randomized double blind clinical trial  
    Gregory NS, Kumar R, Stein EM, Alexander E, Christos P, Bockman RS, Rodman JS, Endocrine Practice, 1/1/2015
  • Management of Postmenopausal Osteoporosis  
    Andreopulou P and Bockman RS, Annu. Rev. Med, 1/1/2015
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Books/Book Chapters

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  • Studies on the mechanism of action of gallium nitrate 
  • Growth hormone interaction with membranes 

Press Mentions

  • Most Osteoporosis Drugs Don’t Build Bone. This One Does
    Most Osteoporosis Drugs Don’t Build Bone. This One DoesApril 9th, 2019
  • Exercise Can Lower Older Women's Fracture Risk
    Exercise Can Lower Older Women's Fracture RiskOctober 25th, 2019

Grant Support

  • Effect Of Gallium On BoneNational Cancer Institute1988–1992
  • The Effect Of Gallium On BoneNational Cancer Institute1985–1987

Hospital Affiliations