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Dr. Richard D. Heater, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

  • (916) 733-5049

Dr. Heater's Overview

Dr. Richard D. Heater graduated from the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine in 1968. He works in Sacramento, CA and specializes in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopedic Sports Medicine. Dr. Heater is affiliated with Dignity Health Mercy General Hospital and Sutter Santa Rosa Regional Hospital.

Dr. Heater's Experience

Years in Practice: 47

Dr. Heater's Specialties

Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Dr. Heater's Education & Training

Medical School: University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine; Graduated 1968

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Dr. Heater's Accepted Insurance

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna HMO Deductible Plan CA members only
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
  • Blue Cross CA CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Blue Cross CA PowerSelect HMO
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Dr. Heater's Office Information & Appointments

Office Locations

Sacramento Orthopedics Center

2801 K St Ste 330
Sacramento, CA 95816
(916) 733-5049


Office Hours and Information

Fax: (916) 732-3022

Practice Website: Not Available

Accepting New Patients: Yes

Medicare Accepted: Yes

Medicaid Accepted: No

Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

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