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Richard F. Wright, M.D.

Accepting New Patients
Playa Vista Multi-Specialty Care
12555 West Jefferson Boulevard, Suite 303
Los Angeles, CA 90066
Speaks: English

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About Richard F. Wright

Richard Wright is currently President of the Pacific Heart Institute in Santa Monica, CA. He previously served as Director of the Heart Institute at Saint John’s Health Center in Santa Monica and on clinical faculty at a previous medical center.

He has served as President of the American College of Cardiology, California Chapter, and on the Medical Advisory Board at the Los Angeles Zoo, where he served as the cardiologist for the Great Apes.

Dr. Wright is a renowned lecturer and was a co-author of the U.S. guideline on management of patients with heart failure. A recipient of the Specialist of the Year Award from the American College of Cardiology, California, he continues to be listed in peer surveys as one of the top cardiologists in the state.
Medical School

Harvard Medical School
1977

Internship

LAC+USC Medical Center
1978

Residency

Brigham and Women's Hospital
1981

Fellowship

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Cardiology
1984

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
Playa Vista Multi-Specialty Care
12555 West Jefferson Boulevard, Suite 303
Los Angeles, CA 90066
Pacific Heart Institute
2001 Santa Monica Boulevard, Suite 280W
Santa Monica, CA 90404
Pacific Heart Institute
12555 West Jefferson Boulevard, Suite 303
Los Angeles, CA 90066
Affiliated Locations

Providence Saint John's Health Center