Dr. Richard Dwyer, MD

Dr. Richard Dwyer, MD

Internal MedicineMaleAge 79

Internal Medicine

Dr. Richard Dwyer, MD is a Internal Medicine Specialist in Glendale, CA and has over 54 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Saint Louis University School of Medicine in 1968. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Adventist Health Glendale and Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center. His office accepts new patients.


Acosta Ignacio MD Inc.

Acosta Ignacio MD Inc1808 Verdugo Blvd Glendale, CA 91208

Director of Neurology

Laser Endoscopy Medical Group Inc.201 S Alvarado St Ste 407 Los Angeles, CA 90057

Optum Primary and Specialty Care California

Richard M. Dwyer, M.D. Glendale Office1808 Verdugo Blvd Ste 305 Glendale, CA 91208

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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. Dwyer's conditions and procedures:

  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Colitis
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diarrhea
  • Endoscopic Common Bile Duct Stone Removal
  • Endoscopic Polypectomy
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • ERCP With Spincterotomy
  • Esophageal Dilation
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Heartburn
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Pancreatitis
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

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About Me

Care Philosophy

Richard M. Dwyer, M.D. is one of the 'founding fathers' of medical lasers. He is clinical assistant professorship at Harbor General-UCLA Medical Center and University of Southern California


  • Internal Medicine
  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications


Los Angeles County University Of Southern California Gastroenterology
Fellowship Hospital
Los Angeles County University Of Southern California Internal Medicine 1971 To 1973
Residency Hospital
St Johns Mercy Hosp
Internship Hospital
St Johns Mercy Hospital
Internship Hospital
Saint Louis University School of Medicine
Medical School
Saint Louis University
Undergraduate School
Saint Louis University / School of Medicine
Undergraduate School


  • English
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog


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What are Dr. Richard Dwyer, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Dwyer frequently treats Capsule Endoscopy, Colitis, and Colon Cancer. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Dwyer treats.

Where is Dr. Richard Dwyer, MD's office located?

Dr. Dwyer's office is located at 1808 Verdugo Blvd, Glendale, CA 91208. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Richard Dwyer, MD speak?

Dr. Dwyer speaks Spanish, Tagalog, and English. View profile to see all.

Does Dr. Richard Dwyer, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Dwyer has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Dwyer is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Adventist Health Glendale

Glendale, CA

72% Patients that would definitely recommend, 2% higher than the national average

12 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2022)

Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center

Los Angeles, CA

57% Patients that would definitely recommend, 13% lower than the national average

5 Awards Received

Usc Verdugo Hills Hospital

Glendale, CA

66% Patients that would definitely recommend, 4% lower than the national average