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Richard R. Lopez, Jr., M.D.

Languages: Spanish, English
Accepting New Patients
Professional Statement
Dr. Lopez sees each patient as a unique individual and approaches their care with this in mind. His goal is to develop a personalized treatment plan that often includes anatomic drawings and pictures to explain their situation and the surgical procedures involved. He is rewarded by learning from his patients that they appreciate his honesty and the way he takes time to explain and discuss their condition. With Dr. Lopez you can be certain that he will inspire confidence about your future good health. Dr. Lopez served as Assistant Professor of Surgery in the Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation at Vanderbilt University, and as staff surgeon at the Veteran's Affairs Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee and in Portland, Oregon. He was recruited to Cedar-Sinai in Los Angeles to expand their liver surgery program. He has served on the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) Regional Review Board, the Joint Operations Committee for One Legacy, the Medical Advisory Board of the American Liver Foundation, and the Cancer Support Community.
Stanford University School Of Medicine, Stanford, CA
Medical School
Oregon Health & Science University School Of Medicine, Portland, OR
Oregon Health & Science University School Of Medicine, Portland, OR
New England Deaconess Campus Hospital, Boston, MA
Clinical Interests
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Hepatitis C
  • Malignant Neoplasm Of Liver
Liver and Pancreatic Disease Center
20911 Earl Street
Suite 245

Torrance, CA 90503
(310) 371-5351
Affiliated Facilities
Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance