Dr. Rikki Racela, MD, is a neurologist based in Englewood, NJ, with a broad range of specialties and a deep commitment to patient care. He graduated from Princeton University in 2003 with a major in Molecular Biology and a minor in Neuroscience, before completing his medical degree at Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in 2007. Dr. Racela further honed his expertise in neurology at NYU School of Medicine, where he notably served as chief resident, and completed a fellowship in clinical neurophysiology. His professional journey has been distinguished by a return to New Jersey, where he joined Bergen Neurology Consultants and contributed significantly to Englewood Hospital as the stroke director from 2014 to 2015.
Dr. Racela's practice at Bergen Neurology Consultants involves a comprehensive array of diagnostic and therapeutic services, including cognitive testing, EEG, EMG, evoked potential studies, and sleep studies, among others. He treats a wide range of neurological conditions such as ALS, Alzheimer's Disease, epilepsy, headaches, multiple sclerosis, neuropathy, and stroke, to mention just a few. His dedication to neurology is further underscored by his board certifications in neurology and electrodiagnostic medicine, alongside his recognition within the medical community, including being named a Top Doctor by Bergen Magazine in 2019.
Beyond his clinical roles, Dr. Racela is passionate about financial literacy for physicians, contributing columns to The White Coat Investor, highlighting the importance of financial knowledge in the medical profession. His diverse interests and accolades, including leadership roles and advocacy for physician education, make him a prominent figure in his field