Dr. Richard Yamamoto, MD

Dr. Richard Yamamoto, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Richard Yamamoto, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Torrance, CA. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 33 years.

3565 Del Amo Blvd

Torrance, CA 90503

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • LACare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Itchy Skin
high
more than 91% of peers
Dermatitis
normal
more than 79% of peers
Ringworm
normal
more than 76% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Yamamoto "Dr. Yamamoto has published many scholarly articles and has a continuing interest in skin cancer research. Dr. Yamamoto also speaks Spanish."
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Specialties

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Yamamoto does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Dermatitis
  • Dry Skin
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genital Warts
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Hair Loss
  • Hidradenitis
  • Itchy Skin
  • Keloid Scar
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Plantar Wart
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

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Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion

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

  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • La Co Harbor UCLA Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Yamamoto has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Yamamoto has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yamamoto's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yamamoto to family and friends
3.7
based on 3 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Yamamoto's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Great doctor. Good listener. Explained my condition and options for treatment clearly. Good technique @ treatment. Explained after care well; easy to know what to do. Definitely recommend.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Yamamoto accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • 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
    Select PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • LACare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Yamamoto has admitting privileges

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Torrance Memorial Medical Center
3330 Lomita Blvd
Torrance, CA 90505
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