Dr. Richard Wolf, DO

Dr. Richard Wolf, DO

Maternal-Fetal MedicineMaleAge 66

Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Dr. Richard Wolf, DO is a Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialist in La Jolla, CA and has over 33 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Des Moines U, College of Osteopathic Med/Surg medical school in 1989. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Palomar Medical Center Downtown Escondido and Palomar Medical Center Poway. His office accepts new patients.

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UC San Diego Medical Center

UC San Diego Medical Center9444 Medical Center Dr Fl 2 La Jolla, CA 92037
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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. Wolf's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Breech Position
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wolf treats Breech Position more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Wolf treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Pregnancy Ultrasound
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wolf performs Pregnancy Ultrasound more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Wolf performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Placenta Previa
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wolf treats Placenta Previa more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Wolf treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Wolf's conditions and procedures:

  • Amniocentesis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Breech Position
  • C-Section
  • Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Fetal Cardiac Screening
  • First Trimester Screening
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Lupus
  • Maternal Hypotension Syndrome
  • Multiple Gestation
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Nuchal Translucency Screening
  • Phenylketonuria Screening
  • Placenta Previa
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Sickle Cell Screening
  • Thalassemia
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Venous Thrombosis and Phlebitis in Pregnancy

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Dr. Wolf accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Advantage-CA HMO
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Individual-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Large Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Small Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Blue Cross-CA HMO-POS
Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health Custom Advantage-CA HMO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Gold Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
PERS Choice / PERSCare Providers-CA PPO
PERS Select-CA HMO
PERS Traditional-CA HMO
Platinum (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Platinum Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Select Plus-CA HMO
Select-CA HMO
Silver (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Silver (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Tenet Network-CA PPO
Traditional
Traditional PPO
UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Medicare without Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
UCSHIP-CA PPO
USC Plan (Two Tiered Network)-CA HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

About Me

Biography

Richard B. Wolf, DO, is a board-certified perinatologist who specializes in caring for women with high-risk pregnancies. Perinatologists, also known as...Read more

Specialties

  • Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Education

2000
University of California, San Diego
Fellowship Hospital
1993
Tripler Army Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1992
Naval Hosp
Residency Hospital
1990
Naval Hosp
Internship Hospital
1989
Des Moines U, College of Osteopathic Med/Surg
Medical School
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What are Dr. Richard Wolf, DO's top areas of care?

Dr. Wolf frequently treats Breech Position, Pregnancy Ultrasound, and Placenta Previa. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Wolf treats.

Where is Dr. Richard Wolf, DO's office located?

Dr. Wolf's office is located at 9444 Medical Center Dr Fl 2, La Jolla, CA 92037. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Affiliated Hospitals

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

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Palomar Medical Center Downtown Escondido

Escondido, CA

17 Awards Received

Award Highlight: America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2021)

Palomar Medical Center Poway

Poway, CA

69% Patients that would definitely recommend, 1% lower than the national average

1 Award Received

UCSD Medical Center - Hillcrest

San Diego, CA

80% Patients that would definitely recommend, 10% higher than the national average

23 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2022)