Dr. Richard Loftus, MD

Dr. Richard Loftus, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
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Age 48
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Dr. Richard Loftus, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Rancho Mirage, CA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in internal medicine.

39000 Bob Hope Dr Fl 2

Rancho Mirage, CA 92270

Contact Information

(760) 834-7970

Insurance Accepted

  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • POMCO Group

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Dr. Loftus' Experience

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Dr. Loftus' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Loftus ""For me, becoming a doctor was an outgrowth of becoming an activist, and I have always felt the power of community in my work and practice. Medicine called to me as a spiritual vocation, and I still hear that call every day, every time I walk with a patient on theirjourney into healing.""

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

305  Conditions Treated

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29  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

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

  • Yale University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Ucsf Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Ucsf Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • San Francisco General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Loftus has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Loftus' Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Loftus to family and friends
24 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Loftus' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I'm actually writing this review as the parent of a patient. Dr. Loftus is an absolutely INCREDIBLE doctor. He genuinely cares about helping his patients, and takes any time necessary to make that happen. He is kind, attentive, understanding, and definitely one of the best, if not the the best,...more
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His care about his patients is phenomenal. He is kind,caring and he listens, I am privileged to be a patient of his.
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Dr. Loftus takes his time with his patients. He is extremely smart and caring. One of the best doctors that I have ever seen.
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It is very frustrating that Dr. Loftus is still not accepting new patients, yet his website was updated to indicate that he is.
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