Dr. Andrea T. Richards

Dr. Andrea T. Richards

Pediatric Neurologist

Dr Andrea Richards is a board-certified pediatric neurologist leading the team at Cortica NJ. She has a particular interest in the long-term care of children with autism, ADHD, and neurodevelopmental disabilities. She is a strong believer in the power of a team model of care where all can all work together to help her patients reach their fullest potential, and gets great joy in being able to follow her patients as they grow.  Prior to joining Cortica, she worked in academic settings, with a scope of practice ranging from inpatient/acute care neurology to neurobehavioral disorders and outpatient care.

Dr Richards graduated from Boston University, summa cum laude with a degree in biology, and completed her medical education at the State University of New York. She has spoken at symposia and has participated in resident education. She has been chosen by patients as a Top Doctor in New Jersey Family magazine for many years.

In her free time, Dr Richards enjoys cooking, gardening, and traveling with her husband and three children.