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Dr. Richard C. Placone MD, Radiologist

Dr. Richard C. Placone MD

Radiologist | Diagnostic Radiology

975 Sereno Dr Vallejo CA, 94589

About

Dr. Richard Placone is a radiologist practicing in Vallejo, CA. Dr. Placone specializes in diagnosing and treating injuries and diseases using medical imaging techniques such as X-Rays, magnetic resonance imaging and computed tomography exams. These techniques offer accurate visibility to the inside of the patients body and help to detect otherwise hidden illnesses so that they can be treated quickly and efficiently.

Education and Training

Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California 1986

Univ of Southern Ca Sch of Med, Los Angeles Ca 1986

Board Certification

Radiology American Board of Radiology ABR

Provider Details

Male English 25 years of experience

Residency

  • Ucla Med Ctr, Diagnostic Radiology; L A Co-Usc Med Ctr, Diagnostic Radiology; L A Co-Usc Med Ctr, Internal Medicine
  • Harbor-UCLA Medical Center

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Dr. Richard C. Placone MD's Practice location

Practice At 975 Sereno Dr

975 Sereno Dr -
Vallejo, CA 94589
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