Dr. Richard Lopez, MD

Dr. Richard Lopez, MD

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General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
62 y/o
(8)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Richard Lopez, MD is a general surgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Stanford University in 1984 and specializes in general surgery.

Macula Retina Vitreous Center, CA

1414 S Grand Ave Ste 100

Los Angeles, CA 90015
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Accepted insurance

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Lopez performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
very high
more than 96% of peers
Appendicitis
high
more than 83% of peers
Gallbladder Removal
normal
more than 78% of peers

Dr. Lopez's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Lopez does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

Less

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Procedures

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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

  • Stanford University
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • University Oreg/Hlth Scis University Portland
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Oreg/Hlth Scis University Portland
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • New England Deaconess Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Lopez has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Lopez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Lopez does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Lopez and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
General Surgery Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Lopez is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Lopez's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lopez to family and friends
4.0
based on 8 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Lopez's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Lopez truly cares about his patients. We especially appreciate that he wants his patients family members to be involved with their treatment and recovery. He has a great personality and is a compassionate human being.
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