Dr. Richard Defelice, MD

Infectious Disease Medicine ·  Male · Age 69

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Dr. Defelice

PMA-Pulmonary Medicine, Infectious Disease and Critical Care Consultants

1485 River Park Dr Ste 200 Sacramento, CA 95815

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(916) 325-1040

Dr. Richard Defelice, MD is an infectious disease specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine and specializes in infectious disease medicine, critical care medicine, and more.


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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Defelice's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arterial Line Insertion
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Fungal Infections
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Swine Flu
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
  • Wheezing

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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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About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Defelice, MD is an infectious disease specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine and specializes in infectious disease medicine, critical care medicine, and more.

Specialties

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

Board Certifications

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

Education

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

Awards

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

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66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average