Dr. Rick B. Delamarter, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 60

444 S San Vicente Blvd Suite 901
Los Angeles, CA 90048
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Hospital Quality

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Cedars - Sinai Medical Center
8700 Beverly Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90048

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
The Spine Institute
Los Angeles Office
444 S San Vicente Blvd Suite 901
Los Angeles, CA 90048
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    Dr. Delamarter's Experience

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    Dr. Delamarter's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery, 1989
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    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Spine Surgery
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    • Ataxia
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Hip Sprain
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Myelopathy
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Spinal Cord Disorders
    • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spondylolisthesis
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    Background Check for Dr. Delamarter

    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

    Oregon Health And Science University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1981

    Internship Hospital

    Ucla Med Center
    Complete in 1982

    Residency Hospital

    Ucla Med Center
    Complete in 1985

    Fellowship Hospital

    Cleveland Vets Hospital
    Groupe Hospital Pitie Salpetrie

    Memberships & Professional Affiliations

    Professional Affiliations

    California Orthopaedic Association , Member
    The California Orthopaedic Association is the largest statewide association representing orthopaedic surgeons in California. Orthopaedic surgeons evaluate and treat all types of musculoskeletal injuries and conditions. This includes surgical and non-surgical treatment of the spine, hip, knee, ankle, foot, shoulder, elbow and hand. The Association assists our members by providing continuing medical education and other resources that enhance their ability to provide high value quality health care.
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Delamarter & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Delamarter's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Cedars - Sinai Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Delamarter

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Delamarter to family and friends

    46 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Delamarter's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    45 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    46 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    46 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 43 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Delamarter
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    46 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    45 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    44 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    46 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Delamarter accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • Aetna
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Health Net
    • Humana
    • MultiPlan
    • Principal Financial Group
    • United Healthcare
    • WellPoint
    • Worker's Compensation
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    Office Locations

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    The Spine Institute
    Los Angeles Office
    444 S San Vicente Blvd Suite 901
    Los Angeles, CA 90048
    (310) 248-7300 (Office)
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