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Richard Prokesch, MD, Infectious Disease, Riverdale, GA, Piedmont Henry Hospital

RichardProkeschMDFACP, FIDSA

Infectious Disease Riverdale, GA

Physician

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Summary

  • Dr. Richard Prokesch is an infectious disease specialist in Riverdale, GA and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Piedmont Henry Hospital and Southern Regional Medical Center. He received his medical degree from New York Medical College and has been in practice 41 years. He is experienced in dermatitis, hiv/aids, travel and tropical medicine, osteomyelitis, and diabetic foot infections.

Education & Training

  • Emory University School of Medicine
    Emory University School of MedicineFellowship, Infectious Disease, 1979 - 1981
  • Emory University School of Medicine
    Emory University School of MedicineResidency, Internal Medicine, 1977 - 1979
  • Emory University School of Medicine
    Emory University School of MedicineInternship, Transitional Year, 1976 - 1977
  • New York Medical College
    New York Medical CollegeClass of 1976

Certifications & Licensure

  • WI State Medical License
    WI State Medical License 2019 - 2023
  • NE State Medical License
    NE State Medical License 2018 - 2024
  • KS State Medical License
    KS State Medical License 2018 - 2023
  • IN State Medical License
    IN State Medical License 2018 - 2021
  • IL State Medical License
    IL State Medical License 2018 - 2023
  • GA State Medical License
    GA State Medical License 1978 - 2023
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Infectious Disease

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Atlanta Magazine: Top Doctors Castle Connolly, 2010-2019
  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification Solution Series EHR, e-MDs, 2011

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Press Mentions

  • New Position Marks Continued Demand for Telemedicine Infectious Disease Specialists in the Inpatient Sector
    New Position Marks Continued Demand for Telemedicine Infectious Disease Specialists in the Inpatient SectorMay 14th, 2021

Hospital Affiliations