Dr. Richard Sires, MD

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Specializes in Nephrology • Male • Age 65

3831 Hughes Ave Ste 603
Culver City, CA 90232
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Dr. Sires' Specialties

  • Nephrology

Procedures Dr. Sires Performs

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

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Centinela Hospital Medical Center
555 E Hardy St
Inglewood, CA 90301

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3831 Hughes Ave Ste 603
Culver City, CA 90232
Pacific Nephrology Medical Grp
Pacific Nephrology Medical Grp
323 N Prairie Ave Ste 334A
Inglewood, CA 90301
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    Dr. Sires' Experience

    Specialties

    • Nephrology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Nephrology
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    • Hemodialysis
    • Peritoneal Dialysis
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    • Acidosis
    • Acute Kidney Failure
    • Alkalosis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain Disorders
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Chronic Kidney Diseases
    • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
    • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
    • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
    • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
    • End-Stage Renal Disease
    • Gout
    • Hydronephrosis
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hyperkalemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypokalemia
    • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
    • Kidney Disease
    • Kidney Stones
    • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
    • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
    • Nephritis and Nephropathy
    • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
    • Proteinuria
    • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
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    • Ureteral Stones
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vitamin D Deficiency
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    Background Check for Dr. Sires

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.

    0 Sanctions

    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California
    Graduated in 1980

    Internship Hospital

    Lac/Usc Med Center
    Complete in 1981

    Residency Hospital

    Lac/Usc Med Center
    Complete in 1983

    Fellowship Hospital

    Harbor UCLA Med Center
    Complete in 1985
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Sires & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Sires' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Centinela Hospital Medical Center

    • Marina Del Rey Hospital

    • Southern California Hospital at Culver City

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    1.0
    • 1 response
    • 1 review

    1 out of 5

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    1 out of 5
    - in Inglewood, CA |

    Very rude by answering phone calls during vist, waited over an hour 3 times and another 30 in the room to be seen. Told me what we are going to do, didnt care what I wanted. Pushing hemo dialysis on me and not trying a solution or telling me about other options.

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    Appointments & Offices

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    3831 Hughes Ave Ste 603
    Culver City, CA 90232
    (310) 202-8811 (Office)
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    Pacific Nephrology Medical Grp
    323 N Prairie Ave Ste 334A
    Inglewood, CA 90301
    (310) 674-8600 (Office)
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