Dr. Richard Hurwitz, MD

Dr. Richard Hurwitz, MD

Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
Dr. Richard Hurwitz, MD is an urology specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from Univ of WI Med Sch in 1972 and specializes in urology.

4900 W Sunset Blvd Fl 2

Los Angeles, CA 90027

Contact Information

(323) 783-5500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • LACare
  • MultiPlan

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more than 6% of peers
Bladder Diseases
more than 4% of peers
Kidney Disease
more than 3% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

21  Conditions Treated

9  Procedures

  • Bladder Exstrophy Repair
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Orchiectomy
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Ureteroneocystostomy
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Univ of WI Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Kaiser Fndn Hospital Los Angeles
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • La Co Harbor Ucla Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Richard Hurwitz, MD
My son had to see Dr. Hurwitz for two procedures and he was excellent in both cases.
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