Dr. Richard Putnam, MD

Dr. Richard Putnam, MD

Family MedicineMaleAge 69

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Dr. Richard Putnam, MD is a Family Medicine Specialist in Poway, CA. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Palomar Medical Center Downtown Escondido and Palomar Medical Center Poway. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Putnam to book an appointment.

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Arch Health Medical Group

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(442) 274-0568
Arch Health Medical Group15611 Pomerado Rd Poway, CA 92064
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  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ See hospitals

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    Dr. Putnam treated me when I was a child and then again after I retired from the US military. One of the best doctors out there. I hope to see him again someday but just moved out of state. So the search is on for a new PCM. Thanks for everything Dr. Putnam. Chris
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    • Appointment scheduling
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    • Staff friendliness
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
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    • Appointment scheduling
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    • Staff friendliness
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    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
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    Experience and Background Checks

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    Background

    Background Check

    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. Putnam's conditions and procedures:

    • Abdominal Pain
    • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
    • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
    • Acne
    • Actinic Keratosis
    • Acute Bronchitis
    • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Acute Pharyngitis
    • Acute Sinusitis
    • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
    • ADHD and-or ADD
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
    • All Types of Food Poisoning
    • Allergic Conjunctivitis
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Anemia
    • Animal Allergies
    • Ankle Sprains and Strains
    • Anxiety
    • Arthritis
    • Arthritis of the Elbow
    • Asthma
    • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
    • Ataxia
    • Atherosclerosis
    • Back Pain
    • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
    • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
    • Boil
    • Bronchitis
    • Bursitis
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cellulitis
    • Chest Pain
    • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
    • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pain
    • Constipation
    • Contact Dermatitis
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Cough
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Dermatitis
    • Diabetes
    • Diabetes Type 2
    • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Diarrhea
    • Difficulty With Walking
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Dizziness
    • Dyslipidemia
    • Dysphagia
    • Ear Ache
    • Earwax Buildup
    • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
    • Emphysema
    • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
    • Enteritis
    • Esophagitis
    • Excessive Menstrual Bleeding
    • Fever
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Food Poisoning
    • Fungal Nail Infection
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Ganglion Cyst
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gout
    • Hair Loss
    • Headache
    • Heart Disease
    • Heart Palpitations
    • Hernia
    • High Cholesterol
    • Hives
    • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypogonadism
    • Hypokalemia
    • Hypotension
    • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
    • Hypothyroidism
    • Immunization Administration
    • Indigestion
    • Infectious Diseases
    • Injuries
    • Insomnia
    • Iron Metabolism Disorders
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Itchy Skin
    • Joint Pain
    • Knee Sprain
    • Limb Pain
    • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
    • Lipid Disorders
    • Liver Damage from Alcohol
    • Low Back Pain
    • Malaise and Fatigue
    • Malnutrition
    • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
    • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
    • Migraine
    • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
    • Muscle Spasm
    • Muscle Weakness
    • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
    • Nausea
    • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
    • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
    • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
    • Nosebleed
    • Obesity
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Overweight
    • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Perimenopause
    • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
    • Pharyngitis
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Pneumonia
    • Pollen Allergy
    • Polyneuropathy
    • Polyuria
    • Postnasal Drip
    • Prostatitis
    • Proteinuria
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rash
    • Reflux Esophagitis
    • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Ringworm
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Shortness of Breath
    • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
    • Sinus Tachycardia
    • Sinusitis
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Strep Throat
    • Symptomatic Menopause
    • Tension Headache
    • Testicular Dysfunction
    • Thyroid Goiter
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Urinary Incontinence
    • Urinary Stones
    • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
    • Venous Insufficiency
    • Vertigo
    • Vitamin B Deficiency
    • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
    • Vitamin D Deficiency
    • Wellness Examination
    • Wheezing
    • Yeast Infections

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    About Me

    Biography

    Dr. Richard Putnam, MD is a Family Medicine Specialist in Poway, CA. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Palomar Medical Center Downtown...Read more

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine

    Board Certifications

    Education

    1980
    Scott Afb Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1978
    Scott Afb Med Center
    Internship Hospital

    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

    How can I make an appointment with Dr. Richard Putnam, MD?

    Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (442) 274-0568, and for other questions, call (858) 675-3210.

    Does Dr. Richard Putnam, MD offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Putnam has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

    Does Dr. Richard Putnam, MD accept my insurance?

    Use the Healthgrades insurance check to verify if Dr. Putnam accepts your insurance.

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

    Dr. Putnam frequently treats Vitamin D Deficiency, Malaise and Fatigue, and Hypothyroidism. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Putnam treats.

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

    Dr. Putnam's office is located at 15611 Pomerado Rd, Poway, CA 92064. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

    Affiliated Hospitals

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

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    Palomar Medical Center Downtown Escondido

    Escondido, CA

    17 Awards Received

    Award Highlight: America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019)

    Palomar Medical Center Poway

    Poway, CA

    66% Patient Experience Rating, 3% lower than the national average

    1 Award Received

    Palomar Medical Center Escondido

    Escondido, CA

    76% Patient Experience Rating, 7% higher than the national average

    17 Awards Received

    Award Highlight: America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019)