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Dr. Richard Kaplon, MD

Dr. Richard Kaplon, MD

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Dr. Richard Kaplon, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Sacramento, CA. Dr. Kaplon completed a residency at Cardiothoracic Surgery Cleveland Clinic; General Surgery Nyu Med Center. He currently practices at Dignity Health Mercy Medical Group and is affiliated with Mercy General Hospital. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Kaplon is board certified in Cardiovascular Surgery.

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  • Cardiothoracic Surgery Cleveland Clinic; General Surgery Nyu Med Center, Residency Hospital — 1993
  • Cardiopulmonary Transplantation Columbia Presbyterian Medial Center, Fellowship Hospital — 1992
  • General Surgery New York University Med Center, Internship Hospital — 1990
  • New York University School of Medicine, Medical School — 1989

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Networks By Design
  • Pacific Foundation for Medical Care
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Western Health Advantage

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  1. Dignity Health Mercy Medical Group

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      Dignity Health Mercy Medical Group
      3941 J St Ste 270, Sacramento, CA 95819 Existing Patients: (916) 733-6850

Frequently Asked Questions

Dr. Kaplon frequently treats Mitral Valve Surgery, Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery, and Aortic Valve Regurgitation.  

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Hospital Affiliations

  • Mercy General Hospital
  • Mercy San Juan Medical Center