Dr. Richard Essner, M.D.

Surgical Oncology, Surgery

5.0
Accepting new patients 16 years of experience

Overview

Dr. Richard Essner, M.D. is a Surgeon in Santa Monica, CA. He specializes in Surgical Oncology and Surgery, has 16 years of experience, and is board certified. He graduated from Ucla Med Center and he is affiliated with Providence Saint John's Health Center and Cedars - Sinai Medical Center.


Dr. Essner works at Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute and 1 other location. He treats conditions like Melanoma, Secondary Malignancies along with other conditions at varying...

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About Dr. Richard Essner, M.D.

Specialties

  • Surgical Oncology
  • Surgery

Years of Experience

16 years of experience

Languages Spoken

  • English

Gender

Male

NPI Number

1336163328

Education & Certifications

Medical Education

  • Emory University
  • Emory University School of Medicine

Residency

  • University Nc School Med

Fellowship

  • Ucla Med Center

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery - Surgery
  • General Surgery

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Primary Location

John Wayne Cancer Center

2121 Santa Monica Blvd,

Santa Monica, CA 90404

310-582-7137
Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute

8700 Beverly Blvd Ste AC1050,

West Hollywood, CA 90048

310-423-0301

Admitting Hospitals

  • Cedars - Sinai Medical Center
  • Providence Saint John's Health Center

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