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Richard J. Herzog, MD, FACR

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About Dr. Herzog

Dr. Herzog is Emeritus Medical Staff with the Department of Radiology and is no longer providing patient care at the Hospital. Dr. Herzog continues to be involved educational and research activities.


Special Expertise

Orthopaedic Radiology
Sports Medicine


If your insurance is not listed, please call our office if you have questions regarding your insurance coverage. If you have out-of-network benefits, then your insurance may reimburse you for a portion of your office visit. We will work with you and your insurance to minimize your out-of-pocket costs. Financial assistance may be available for patients in need.



Attending Radiologist, Hospital for Special Surgery
Professor of Radiology, Weill Cornell Medical College


American College of Radiology
North American Spine Society
New York Roentgen Society


National Board of Medical Examiners, 1972
Diplomate, American Board of Radiology, 1975


Castle Connolly Top Doctor, 5 Years
Castle Connolly Top Regional Doctor, 2015-2020
Castle Connolly Top Doctors in New York Metro Area, 2016-2022
New York Magazine Top Doctors, 2021-2022
Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
Fellow, VA Research
Fellow, American College of Radiology


MD, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1971


Intern, Internal Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 1972


Resident, Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, 1975


Gastrointestinal Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, 1975

State Licensure



For My Patients

Publications by Dr. Herzog

Editorial Appointments

Associate Editorial Board, Journal Spine

Selected Journal Articles


Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

HSS has a long history of supporting appropriate relationships with industry because they advance HSS's mission to provide the highest quality patient care, improve patient mobility, and enhance the quality of life for all, and to advance the science of orthopedic surgery, rheumatology, and their related disciplines through research and education.

As of November 18, 2019, Dr. Herzog reported no relationships with the healthcare industry.

HSS and its physicians make this information available to patients and the public, thus creating a transparent environment for those who are interested in this information. Further, the HSS Conflicts of Interest and Commitment Policy prohibits physicians from collecting royalties on products they develop that are used on patients at HSS.

Dr. Herzog in the News