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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Zapanta, Orthopaedic Surgeon is Good. Dr. Zapanta has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 4.6
Accurate Diagnosis 4.1
Bedside Manner 3.7
Spends Time with Me 3.7
Follows Up After Visit 3.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Zapanta, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Total and Partial Joints

Education & Awards

Dr. Zapanta graduated from University of Southern California , Los Angeles. He has 1 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2008)


Dr. Zapanta has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • Huntington Hospital 
  • Greater El Monte Community Hospital 


  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard Zapanta MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 39 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Richard Zapanta practice?
Dr. Richard Zapanta has 1 office location.
Dr. Richard Zapanta practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Monterey Park, CA.
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