Dr. Michael Richman, MD

Dr. Michael Richman, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Michael Richman, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery, clinical lipidology, and more.Read his story

1950 Sawtelle Blvd Ste 150

Los Angeles, CA 90025

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Health Net
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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Richman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Richman treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 51% of his peers

Dr. Richman treats this condition more than 51% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Aneurysm
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Richman treats Aneurysm more than 24% of his peers

Dr. Richman treats this condition more than 24% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Sinus of Valsalva
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 1
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 2
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 3
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 4
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 5
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 6
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 7
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 8
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
  • False Aneurysm
  • Femoral Aneurysm
  • Fetal Left Ventricular Aneurysm
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Leber Miliary Aneurysm
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Aneurysm
  • Retinal Macoaneurysm
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Saccular Aneurysm
  • Suprarenal Aneurysm
  • Vein of Galen Aneurysm
  • Visceral Aneurysm
Gastrointestinal Diseases
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Richman treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 17% of his peers

Dr. Richman treats this condition more than 17% of his peers

Dr. Richman's conditions and procedures:

3D Ultrasound
Abnormal Heart Beat
Aneurysm
Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
Aneurysm of Heart
Arrhythmias
Arterial Doppler Ultrasound
Arterial Duplex Ultrasound
Arteriosclerosis
Atherosclerosis
Atrial Fibrillation
Benign Tumor
Blood Clot
Blood Coagulation Disorders, Inherited
Botox® for Chronic Migraine
Botox® Injection
Breast Diseases
Cancer
Cardiac Arrest
Cardiovascular Disease
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Ultrasound
Central Line Infection
Central Line Insertion
Chest Pain
Chest Tube Insertion
Chronic Non-Healing Wounds
Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
Congestive Heart Failure
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Coronary Artery Calcification
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dermal Filler
Diabetes
Diabetes Type 2
Dizziness
Edema
Empyema
Endovenous Ablation of Varicose Veins
Endovenous Laser Treatment
Excision of Lipoma
Folic Acid Deficiency
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Valve Diseases
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertrophic Obstructive Cardiomyopathy
Hypothyroidism
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Surgery
Laser Ablation
Laser Spider Vein Treatment
Laser Surgery
Laser Treatment of Varicose Veins
Laser Vein Removal
Leg Venous Ulcer
Lipid Disorders
Lipodermatosclerosis
Lipomas Sebacious Cyst Removal
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Abscess
Lung Cancer
Lung Mass
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Nodule
Lymphatic Disorders
Lymphedema
Malignant Pleural Effusion
May-Thurner Syndrome
Metabolic Syndrome
Muscle Biopsy
Musculoskeletal Tumor Surgery
Nerve Biopsy
Non-Cosmetic Botox® Injection
Non-Invasive Vascular Testing for Venous Diseases
Open Hernia Procedures
Pelvic Congestion Syndrome
Pelvic Pain
Pericardial Disease
Pericardial Effusion
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Biopsy
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Renal Dysfunction
Restless Leg Syndrome
Soft Tissue Mass Biopsy
Superficial Thrombophlebitis
Thoracentesis
Thoracic Cancer
Thoracic Disorders
Thoracic Surgical Procedure
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thoracoscopy
Thymomas
Thymus Disorders
Ulcer of Foot
Ultrasound
Ultrasound, Abdominal Aortic
Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
Ultrasound, Pelvic
Ultrasound, Thyroid
Ultrasound, Transvaginal
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Vein Surgery
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vein Ablation
Vein Diseases
Vein Laser Ablation
Vein Stripping
Vein Treatment
Venipuncture
Venous Access Creation and Care
Venous Doppler (Legs and Arms)
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Hypertension
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Reflux
Venous Thromboembolic Disease
Venous Thrombolysis
Venous Thrombosis
Venous Thrombosis and Phlebitis in Pregnancy
Venous Ulcer
Video Assisted Throacoscopy
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Vitamin B12 Deficiency
Vitamin D Deficiency
Wound and-or Ulcer Foot

About Me

Biography

"Michael F Richman, MD, FACS, FCCP Director: The Center for Cholesterol Management and The Elite Laser Vein Center Dr. Richman is a diplomate in the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Thoracic Surgery, a fellow in the American Colleg...

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Clinical Lipidology
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1999
    University Miami Jackson Mem
    Fellowship Hospital
    1999
  • 1996
    Los Angeles Co-Usc Sch Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital
    1996
  • 1992
    Los Angeles Co-Usc Sch Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital
    1992
  • 1991
    Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1991
  • 1987
    Georgetown University
    Undergraduate School
    1987

Awards

Dr. Richman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Richman

3.9

Based on 30 reviews

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
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4 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
26.666666666666668%
(8)

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I always left his office knowing I had the best Dr. who actually cares!
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I ordered a Go Kit in 11/2016. I received my results in 12/2016 and attempted to schedule my consultation time with him. It took 4 calls on my part and over a month just to get a date set. Once set, my appointment was cancelled and rescheduled 5 times so I finally called in February to initiate a...Read More
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I haven't seen Dr. Richman recently but I understand he had a trauma to his hand and has had 1 or 2 operations. My family and I pray for his recovery because there is not a more knowledgeable, caring, sensitive doctor to be found anywhere. He prides himself on always being available but I know...Read More
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Dr.Richman is clearly the brightest, most knowledgeable, and caring Doctor I have ever been too. I have been so fortunate because he can manage almost all medical problems even though he is a surgeon. What makes he different from all other doctors is his humility! He has every right to have a big...Read More
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Very pleased with Dr Richman He is very patient, extremely smart and attentive
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Choice
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Choice POS
Choice POS II
Choice PPO
Elect Choice
Elect Choice EPO
Golden Choice
Golden Choice PPO
Health Fund POS
Health Fund PPO
Managed Choice POS
Managed Choice PPO
Medicare Advantage PPO
National Advantage PPO
Open Choice
Open Choice POS
Open Choice PPO
ProNet
Quality Point-of-Service POS
Select
Traditional Choice
Traditional Choice POS
Traditional Choice PPO
USAccess
Anthem Blue Cross
Anthem Blue Cross PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Advantage PPO
Blue Card PPO
Blue Care Connection PPO
Blue Choice POS
Blue Traditional POS
Blue Traditional PPO
Medicare Blue PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
Blue Preferred PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
Health Net
Advantage Platinum POS
Advantage Platinum PPO
Health Net EPO
Health Net POS
Health Net PPO
Medicare EPO
Medicare POS
Medicare PPO
Health Net of California
Large Group PPO
Medicare
Medicare Advantage PPO
Medicare of California PPO
MultiPlan
Kaiser PHCS Network PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice EPO
Choice Plus POS
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare POS
WellPoint
WellPoint PPO

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Olympia Medical Center

Los Angeles, CA