Dr. Richard Pollis, MD

Dr. Richard Pollis, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 74
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Dr. Richard Pollis, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from Yale Univ Sch Of Med in 1969 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

1950 Sawtelle Blvd Ste 150

Los Angeles, CA 90025

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Top Care Areas

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

Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
normal
more than 35% of peers
Neck Muscle Strain
normal
more than 34% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

9  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)

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 Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • Ny Hosp-Cornell Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1970
  • Ny Hosp-Cornell Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Penn Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pollis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Pollis' Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pollis to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Pollis' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Pollis is rude, short tempered and doesn't even seem to 'examine' you properly. I would NOT recommend him.
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Excellent diagnosis and referral to superb targeted Physical Therapies fro my unique needs and injuries.
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