Richard B. Hernandez, MD

Dr. Hernandez entered medicine so he could help others. He appreciates that he can make a difference in others' lives by taking charge of their healthcare needs.

Dr. Hernandez enjoys spending time with his family. He is an avid golfer and likes to read and listen to music.

Dr. Hernandez has a special interest in Pediatrics.

*Practice closed to new patients.

This physician is a member of MemorialCare Physician Society which drives clinical outcomes and performance for MemorialCare Health System.

This physician uses an electronic medical record system.
This physician uses myMemorialCare to access and store patient health information via the Epic ambulatory electronic medical record system. Patients of this practice may also securely view their health information online via myMemorialCare (MyChart), Epic’s patient portal.

Specialties

  • Family Medicine

Types of Care

Education

Type:
Medical Education
Institution:
University of Guadalajara School of Medicine
Date Completed:
1978
Type:
Internship
Institution:
University of Southern California - LA County Medical Center
Date Completed:
1981
Type:
Residency
Institution:
University of Southern California Medical Center - Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital
Date Completed:
1984

MemorialCare Network

Health Plans

Accepts most major PPO, EPO and POS health plans
Accepting New Patients:
No
Aetna HMO
Provider Number:
136704
Accepting New Patients:
No
Anthem Blue Cross HMO
Provider Number:
0HX
Accepting New Patients:
No
Blue Shield HMO
Provider Number:
00A381780
Accepting New Patients:
No
Blue Shield 65 Plus HMO
Provider Number:
PX0028
Accepting New Patients:
No
CalOptima Direct (Only accepting patients age 18 and under)
Provider Number:
00A381780855
Accepting New Patients:
No
Cigna HMO
Provider Number:
23308
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
Health Net HMO
Provider Number:
3471007210
Accepting New Patients:
No
Health Net Seniority Plus
Provider Number:
3471007210
Accepting New Patients:
No
Humana Gold Plus HMO
Provider Number:
996391
Accepting New Patients:
No
Medicare
Provider Number:
N/A
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
SCAN
Provider Number:
31723
Accepting New Patients:
No
UnitedHealthcare AARP Medicare Complete
Provider Number:
0256790009
Accepting New Patients:
No
UnitedHealthcare WEST HMO
Provider Number:
0256790009
Accepting New Patients:
No