James Richards, M.D.

James Richards, M.D.

Dr. James Richards is currently practicing Internal Medicine at Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital. As a distinguished member of the American Board of Internal Medicine, he has a professional experience of over 40 years. The physician earned his medical degree from UCLA in 1977, which was followed by his internship, residency, and fellowship at the Wadsworth Hospital Medical Center. Dr. James Richard is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine. In 2012 and 2013, he was the recipient of the CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification.

Conditions Dr. James Richards Treats at Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Asthma
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Edema
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Peptic Ulcer

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross / Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthNet
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • United Healthcare
  • Kaiser Permanente

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Education & Training

Medical Degree

University of California at Los Angeles


Wadsworth Hospital Medical Center


Wadsworth Hospital Medical Center


Wadsworth Hospital Medical Center