Dr. Ralph Upchurch MD

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Dr. Ralph Upchurch, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Somerville, MA. He has 38 years of experience. His specialties include Emergency Medicine. Dr. Upchurch is affiliated with Whidden Memorial Hospital, Cambridge Hospital and CHA Somerville Hospital. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Ralph Upchurch has the following 3 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 1 board certification.

Emergency Medicine

An emergency physician is a doctor who is an expert in handling conditions of an urgent and extremely dangerous nature. These specialists work in the emergency room (ER) departments of hospitals where they oversee cases involving cardiac distress, trauma, fractures, lacerations and other acute conditions.

Emergency physicians are specially trained to make urgent life-saving decisions to treat patients during an emergency medical crisis. These doctors diagnose and stabilize patients before they are either well enough to be discharged, or transferred to the appropriate department for long-term care.


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Locations & Directions

CHA Somerville Hospital

230 Highland Ave
Somerville, MA 02143

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