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Specialties & Research
Dr. Richard Putnam, MD is board certified in Family Medicine.
- He has special expertise in 4 areas:
- Flu (Human Influenza)
- Hip Osteoarthritis
- Knee Osteoarthritis
- Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
Education & Awards
Dr. Putnam graduated from University of California at San Diego, La Jolla.
Dr. Putnam has 2 hospital affiliations:
- UC San Diego Health System
- Pomerado Hospital
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Putnam accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- United Healthcare - 16 plans
- Blue Shield of California - 91 plans
- Great-West Healthcare - 1 plan
- Unicare - 5 plans
- ODS Health Plans - 1 plan
- Anthem Blue Cross - 15 plans
- Evercare - 1 plan
- Aetna - 3 plans
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- Where does Dr. Richard L. Putnam practice?
Dr. Richard Putnam practices Family Medicine, Orthopaedic Surgery, General Practice, Surgery, and Surgery of the Hand near Poway, CA.
See Poway Family Physicians, Poway Orthopedic Surgeons, Poway General Practitioners, and Poway Surgeons.