Dr. Alexander Richter, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 35
(1)
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Dr. Alexander Richter, MD
Alexander Richter, M.D. is an Orthopedic Surgeon who specializes in spine surgery. He has extensive experience in the diagnosis of spinal ailments and the non-surgical management and surgical treatment of these conditions. A native of Orange County, Dr. Richter graduated from the University of Southern California, earned his Master's degree in Physiology and Biophysics from Georgetown University, and completed medical school at Albany Medical College. He stayed in New York to complete his residency in orthopedic surgery at North Shore-Long Island Jewish/Northwell Health System. Dr. Richter pursued sub-specialty fellowship training in Spine Surgery at Hoag Orthopaedic Institute. During his fellowship Dr. Richter gained extensive experience in over 400 spine surgeries ranging from minimally invasive techniques to complex reconstructive procedures of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine.

Fullerton Orthopaedics

680 Langsdorf Dr Ste 103

Fullerton, CA 92831

Contact Information

(714) 879-0050

Dr. Alexander Richter, MD

Dr. Alexander Richter, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CHAMPVA
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Health Net
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

I am comfortable with both the operative and nonoperative treatment of spinal conditions.  My philosophy is to explore and maximize nonoperative treatment options prior to utilizing operative interventions.  When surgery is necessary, I believe in utilizing a minimal access approach to minimize pain and speed recovery.
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Dr. Richter's Experience

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Dr. Richter's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Richter does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Back Pain
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
  • Kyphosis
  • Lordosis
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Neck Pain
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spondylolisthesis
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Procedures

  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
  • Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion Surgery (ALIF)
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Lumbar Fusion
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
  • Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion Surgery (PLIF)
  • XLIF® (eXtreme Lateral Interbody Fusion) Procedure

Background Check

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.

Education

  • University Of Southern California
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated
  • North Shore & Lij Medical Centers
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • North Shore & Lij Medical Centers
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Hoag Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Georgetown University
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Richter has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Richter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Richter's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Richter to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review
Dr. Richter's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Richter accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Basic PPO
  • CHAMPVA
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Health Net
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Richter has admitting privileges

Placentia - Linda Hospital
1301 N Rose Dr
Placentia, CA 92870
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Saint Joseph Hospital
1100 W Stewart Dr
Orange, CA 92868
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