Dr. Richard Defelice, MD

Dr. Richard Defelice, MD

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Infectious Disease Medicine  ·  
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68 y/o
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Dr. Richard Defelice, MD is an infectious disease specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 37 years. He specializes in infectious disease medicine, critical care medicine, and more.

PMA-Pulmonary Medicine, Infectious Disease and Critical Care Consultants

1485 River Park Dr Ste 200

Sacramento, CA 95815
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Hill Physicians Medical Group
  • Humana
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Western Health Advantage

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Dr. Defelice's Experience

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  • Specializes in Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Board certified in Critical Care Medicine, Infectious Disease, Internal Medicine and Pulmonology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

4  Specialties

  • Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

4  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Infectious Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

40  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

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

  • Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Of Arizona Health Sciences Center and Veterans Administration Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • University Of Arizona Health Sciences Center and Veterans Administration Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University Of Arizona Health Sciences Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Medical College Of Wisconsin, Mph
    Other Education | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • The Incidence and Implications of Coccidioduria, 1982
  • Gynecomastia with Ketoconazole, 1981
  • Best practices in Medicine: A Clinical Guide by Northern California Physicians, 1996
  • Fluconazole Therapy for Chronic Disseminated Candidiasis in Patients with leukemia and Prior Amphotericin B Therapy, 1991
  • Disposition of Ketoconazole, and Oral Antifungal in Man, 1982
  • Ketoconazole Treatment of Nonprimary Coccidiodomycosis, 1982
  • Therapy of Cutaneous Coccidiodomycosis with Imidazoles, 1980

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Defelice's Reviews

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Defelice to family and friends
3 total reviews (2 have comments)

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Dr. Defelice's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    FAIR
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Thank you a millions time to Dr Defelice for cleared my father Sinh Vong at Methodist Hospital on May 31, 2018. We are always remember you and we are gratitude with your help. Thank You Sooooooooo much. Daughter of Sinh Vong Evonne Vong
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Dr Defelice did everything he could to get me out of his office, and lacked total empathy. He must have lost his compassion when he graduated from medical school.
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