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Dr. Alexander Richter, MD

Spine Specialist, Orthopedic Surgeon

Professional statement

Alexander Richter is a concerned and considerate orthopedic surgeon caring for the Placentia, CA community. Dr. Richter obtained his medical degree from Albany Medical College. He also completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System. He then went on to complete a fellowship in SPECIALTY at the Hoag Orthopedic Institute. Dr. Richter is a part of FCPP OC LA - Orthopaedic and is affiliated with Placentia-Linda Hospital in Placentia, CA. During his consultations, Dr. Richter fully explains patients’ conditions and helps them choose an appropriate treatment plan. He is dedicated to helping patients receive the treatment they need so they can enjoy a positive and fulfilling lifestyle.

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgeon
  • Spine Specialist

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • Placentia-Linda Hospital

Education and training

  • Georgetown University (Master’s)
  • Hoag Orthopedic Institute, Fellowship in Spine Surgery
  • Medical School - Albany Medical College, Doctor of Medicine
  • University of Southern California (Bachelor’s)
  • North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System, Residency in Orthopedic Surgery

Awards and publications

  • Clinical Relevance of Scaffolds for Cartilage Engineering Thomas LaPorta, Alexander Richter, Nicholas Sgaglione, Daniel Grande. Orthopedic Clinics of North America. 43 (2): 245-254. April 2012.
  • Prevention and Treatment of Post-Traumatic Deformity of the Thoracolumbar Spine. Alexander Richter, David Essig, Jeff Silber, Alexander Vaccaro. Spinal Deformities: The Essentials, 2nd Edition. Ed. Robert Heary and Todd Albert; August 2014 2014

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1013233790

Office locations

FCPP Fullerton Orthopedic Surgery

1325 N. Rose Dr., Suite 100

Placentia, CA 92870

FCPP Fullerton Orthopedic Surgery

680 Langsdorf Dr., Suite 103

Fullerton, CA 92831

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I was very satisfied with the attentive car and through answers to all my questions. I also appreciated the inclusive plan of care for me he shared with my other doctors.
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Very knowledgeable and takes time with you.
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Need better communication before the X RAY date. Dr. Richter is awesome!
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Excellent bedside manner, very open to questions, explains thoroughly. I feel confident I'm in good hands!
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Very nice & helpful.
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Went well.
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The pain I came in was fully relieved. He is so kind and informative. Excellent.
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Very professional & thorough. Highly recommended.
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