Richard M. Bachrach succumbed to his illness on May 18, 2010, after a valiant struggle. During his long career, he successfully treated many patients, some of them prominent personalities from Broadway and other arts.
Credit must be given to his devoted wife Leslie, who gave him tremendous support both in the office and at home. His friends, William G. Hamilton, MD Ivan V. Jacobson, MD
Published in The New York Times on May 21, 2010.