A Rabbi Doctor is simply a person who has both a Rabbinic ordination and a university doctorate (PhD). Rabbi Doctors are addressed and referred to in speech as, for example, ‘Dr Golden’.
How to Address a Rabbi Doctor
The recommended style of address is as follows:
|Beginning of letter||Dear Dr Cohen|
|Envelope||Rabbi Dr Joseph Cohen|
|Description in conversation||Dr Cohen|
|Verbal address||Dr Cohen|