Dr. Richard Shearer, MD

Dr. Richard Shearer, MD

Hematology & Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Richard Shearer, MD is a hematology & oncology doctor who practices in Los Angeles, CA. He is 66 years old and has been practicing for 40 years.

5971 Venice Blvd

Los Angeles, CA 90034

Contact Information

(800) 954-8000

Insurance Accepted

  • Kaiser Permanente

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Sickle Cell Disease
very high
more than 91% of peers
Blood Disorders
normal
more than 47% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Hematology & Oncology
  • Pediatric Hematology & Oncology
2

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
17

Conditions Treated

  • Anemia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Neutropenia
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thalassemia
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Urinary Disorders

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

  • University Of Minnesota Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shearer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Korean
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shearer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shearer to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Shearer's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

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Dr. Shearer accepts 1 insurance carrier
  • Kaiser Permanente

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Shearer has admitting privileges

Kaiser Permanente West Los Angeles Medical Center
6041 Cadillac Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90034
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