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Dr. Richard Essner, MD

Dr. Richard Essner, MD

Age 62 Oncology M
(15) 15 reviews
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Dr. Richard Essner, MD is a oncology specialist in Santa Monica, CA. Dr. Essner completed a residency at University Nc School Med. He currently practices at Providence Saint John's Health Center and is affiliated with Cedars - Sinai Medical Center. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Essner is board certified in General Surgery.


  • Ucla Med Center, Fellowship Hospital
  • University Nc School Med, Residency Hospital — 1992
  • Emory University, Medical School — 1985

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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    1. 1
      Providence Saint John's Health Center
      2121 Santa Monica Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90404 Existing Patients: (310) 829-8317
    2. 2
      Gregg Small Medical Corp
      15720 Ventura Blvd Ste 227, Encino, CA 91436 Existing Patients: (310) 829-8317

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Excellent .. nothing but the best . So grateful I was able to be cared for by Dr Essner and his staff and students.
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Dr. Essner frequently treats Melanoma, Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision, and Skin Cancer.  

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Hospital Affiliations

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