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Dr. Richard F. Santore, MD

Dr. Richard F. Santore, MD

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    Overview

    Dr. Richard Santore, MD is an Orthopedic Surgeon, who primarily practices in San Diego, CA. He is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Santore graduated from Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and completed his residency at Mass Gen Hosp, Orthopedic Surgery; Queen'S Med Ctr, General Surgery; Ucla Med Ctr, General Surgery. Dr. Santore is fluent in English and German, and is currently seeing new patients. Dr. Santore’s practice accepts UnitedHealthcare, Bravo Health, Medicare, Aetna, Kaiser Permanente, Medicaid, Cigna and other major insurance plans. To book an appointment or to confirm insurance options, please call Dr. Santore’s office at (858) 278-8300.

    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Orthopedic Surgeon

    Education & Training

    Mass Gen Hosp, Orthopedic Surgery; Queen'S Med Ctr, General Surgery; Ucla Med Ctr, General Surgery (Residency)

    University California (Internship)

    Harvard Medical School (Residency)

    Massachusetts General Hospital (Residency)

    Massachusetts General Hospital Program (Residency)

    Other Degree - University of Pa Sch of Med, Philadelphia Pa

    Medical Degree - Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

    Languages

    German

    Medical Conditions Treated

    conditions treated by an Orthopedic Surgeon, like Dr. Richard Santore, may include:

    Please contact Dr. Santore's office for more information or to schedule a consultation.

    Medical Procedures Performed

    procedures performed by an Orthopedic Surgeon, like Dr. Richard Santore, may include:

    Orthopedic Consultation, Spinal Cord Surgery, Arthroscopy, Orthopedic Follow Up, Spinal Cord Tumor, Spine Specialist Consultation, Spine Specialist Follow Up, Vertebroplasty, Musculoskeletal Surgery, Orthopedic Trauma, Orthopedic Brace, Spinal Cord Minimally Invasive Surgery, Spinal Cord Reconstructive Surgery, Spinal Cord Second Opinion, Laminectomy, Knee Surgery, Hip Surgery, Hand Surgery, Elbow Surgery, Knee Replacement Surgery, Hip Replacement Surgery, Hip and Knee Surgery Consultation, Hip and Knee Surgery Follow Up, Orthopedic Reconstruction Consultation, Hand and Wrist Reconstruction, Orthopedic Reconstruction Follow Up, Total Hip Replacement, Total Knee Replacement, Total Shoulder Replacement, Cartilage Transplantation, Elbow Replacement Surgery, Osteotomy, Ligament Reconstruction, Orthopedic Trauma Follow Up, Deformity Correction (Post Trauma), Joint Contracture Release, Limb Reconstruction, Open Reduction and Internal Fixation Surgery, Spine Immobilization, Allograft Reconstruction, Nail Cement Spacer Reconstruction, Prosthetics, Osteotomy, Head and Neck Reconstruction, Fingers Reconstruction, Reverse Shoulder Replacement, Spinal Infusions, Kyphoplasty, Partial Knee Replacement, Casting and Splinting, Revisional Hip Replacement Surgery, Revisional Knee Replacement Surgery, Limb Lengthening and Realignment, Spinal Cord Surgery Consultation, Orthopedic Second Opinion, Independent Medical Exam (Orthopedic), Orthopedic Consultation (Spine), Orthopedic Follow Up (Spine), Diskectomy / Discectomy, Spinal Cord Stimulator Implantation Consultation, Arthrodesis, Arthropathy, Orthopedic Consultation (Ankle), Orthopedic Follow Up (Ankle), Ankle Second Opinion, Knee arthroscopy, Hip arthroscopy, Shoulder Reconstructive Surgery Consultation, Shoulder Reconstructive Surgery Follow up and Viscosupplementation

    For detailed information, please contact Dr. Santore's office.

    Insurances

    Top Insurances

    • Aetna

    • Bravo Health

    • Cigna

    • Kaiser Permanente

    • Medicaid

    • Medicare

    • UnitedHealthcare

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    Locations

    Practice At 7910 Frost St Suite 200

    7910 Frost St

    Suite 200

    San Diego, CA 92123

    (858) 278-8300

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. Richard Santore accepting new patients?

    Yes, Dr. Richard Santore is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Dr. Richard Santore offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Santore's office at (858) 278-8300 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Dr. Richard Santore offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Santore's office at (858) 278-8300 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Dr. Richard Santore speak?

    Dr. Richard Santore speaks English and German.

    Which board certifications does Dr. Richard Santore have?

    Dr. Richard Santore is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

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