Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

    • Rheumatology - American Board of IM/Rheumatology

  • Administrative titles

    • Chief of Division - Allergy and Immunology, Department of Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center

  • Academic titles

    • Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

  • Medical school

    • Cornell University Medical College

  • Internships

    • New York Hospital Weill Cornell Medical Center

  • Fellowships

    • Hospital for Special Surgery

  • Affiliations

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    • North Shore University Hospital

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

865 Northern Boulevard, Suite 302Great Neck, NY 11021

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Patient ratings & comments

Patient ratings & comments

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Most recent comments

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08/09/2018
"He is excellent dr. Kind and shows sympathy to his patients. "
07/23/2018
"Excellent doctor - Very thorough explaining treatment options."
07/17/2018
"I have complete confidence in Dr. Furie."
06/26/2018
"Dr. Furie spent time talking to me about my problem and checking me for my pain. He had blood tests taken and he call me to let me know the results."
06/26/2018
"Dr. Furie is one of the best doctors, he has seen me for more than 15 years I believe due to the fact that I have discoid Lupus."
06/22/2018
"Dr. Furie treated my daughter for lupus from 1990-1998 he was an exceptional doctor & caring person then & now . I definitely would recommend him to others as well an see him in the future I wish all doctors were like Dr. Furie. #9. Exceptional. #10. Definitely. "
06/11/2018
"Dr Furie is amazing."
06/10/2018
"I visiting Dr. Furie for years and will continue with my health problem. He is excellent Doctor."
05/29/2018
"Dr. Furie is very professional, capable and shows compassion for his patients. I honestly believe he is excellent with all his patience. I would always recommend Dr. Furie if someone wants to know of a good and caring Rheumatologist."
05/17/2018
"Dr. Furie as a kind and compassionate health care provider. He was genuinely concerned about me, asked myriad relevant questions, spent ample time examining me and lived up to his very fine reputation as a doctor."
04/26/2018
"I have been seeing Dr. Furie for year. He is well informed about my disease."
04/05/2018
"Very professional."
03/28/2018
"Dr. Furie is very caring & knowledgeable."
03/12/2018
"When I changed insurance plans, the one doctor I checked for is Dr. Furie. I refused to give him up!"
03/02/2018
"I have been using Dr. Furie for many years. He is very caring and concerned and includes me in all decision making with my treatment & drugs. I would highly recommend him to anyone in need."
12/18/2017
"Dr Furie it's amazing, very professional"
12/03/2017
"dr Furie to us is the best doctor in USA smart, caring"
09/21/2017
"Dr. Furie is a great physician and I always know that I will get excellent care from him."
09/19/2017
"8/31/17 was my first visit talking to Dr. Furie is like knowing him for years."
08/07/2017
"Very professional, very calming Dr. especially with patient's nervous mom."
07/25/2017
"Dr. Furie has helped me keep my health at a stable level over 20+ years. Has sat at my side when hospitalized. He cares."
06/30/2017
"Dr. Furie is very understanding, always does what is best for my condition. One of the best doctors I ever had."
06/06/2017
"dr Furie is the best Dr in the world"
03/07/2017
"I've seen Dr Furie 25 years! he is a very good Dr. He is attentive and listens to any questions I may have."
02/22/2017
"Great experience!"
01/22/2017
"i am very happy with the care Dr. Furie gives me."
09/17/2016
"Always performs tests or procedure to find a diagnosis."
09/10/2016
"love love love"
08/03/2016
"He is the BEST."
07/18/2016
"good"
05/03/2016
"After three doctors, he discover my illness right away, gave me the right drugs and I'm healthy now."
04/18/2016
"good"
04/11/2016
"Dr. Fure has always been very knowledgeable about my condition and since it's not main specialty any questions that he doesn't have answers for he always tells me he will look into it and gets back to me in a very reasonable time from via email."
04/11/2016
"good"
04/07/2016
"Bedside manner needs improvement. Not very friendly. Answers emails fairly quickly."
01/29/2016
"Care provider took care of health issue very well."
01/19/2016
"Dr Furie is amazing doctor."
12/22/2015
"I find dr. Fure easy to speak to and he is always looking into research projects for me to hopefully get me into studies"
12/14/2015
"Dr Furie has rescheduled meetings to see me, he has met me at his office at 7am before he goes to hospital at 9am, he has replied to my emails on weekends & holidays. He has reviewed photos I emailed him, with recommdations for care. His assistant Bella has always accomdated me with appts, prescription, & making test appts. The overall cate and treatment is the best I have ever experienced."
10/26/2015
"I've never had anything but the best of experiences there. With my background ( I was a medical clinical specialist in the army - basically what is now called a PA ) the staff in the infusion center are top notch. They are friendly and competent. The one time I needed to change my appointment I was easily re-scheduled without any problem."
08/11/2015
"Excellent experience."
04/16/2015
"Don't tell patients vital sign after taking it."
02/16/2015
"Good experience."
02/26/2014
"In and out! Great."

In the news

In the news

In the news
Healio Rheumatology June 2016 Dr. Richard Furie, Chief, Rheumatology, Northwell Health
Healio Rheumatology April 27, 2016 Dr. Richard A. Furie, Investigator, Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, Chief, Rheumatology, Northwell Health
Reuters November 10, 2015 AstraZeneca Lupus Drug Impresses in Mid-Stage Trial Read This Story
Reuters November 10, 2015 AstraZeneca Lupus Drug Impresses in Mid-Stage Trial Richard Furie, Head, Rheumatology, North Shore-LIJ Health System Read this Story