Richard Onishi, MD

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Dr. Richard Onishi, MD

Contact

Phone Number
858-764-3350
Scripps Clinic Carmel Valley
3811 Valley Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92130
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Accepts new patients
Video Visits available

Specialties

  • Family Medicine

Biography

Family medicine physician Richard Onishi, MD, provides comprehensive primary care for the whole family, focusing on preventive care. Dr. Onishi is committed to providing high-quality, evidence-based medicine. He enjoys spending time with his patients and developing long-term relationships with them. The more he gets to know his patients, the better he can help them manage their health and well-being.


Dr. Onishi has 20 years of experience as a primary care provider for diverse populations, practicing in hospitals, outpatient clinics and nursing homes. In his previous positions, he has served as a clinic medical director, a member of the board of directors and been active on various clinic committees integral to quality of care and patient experience. He has expertise managing complex and chronic conditions, such as diabetes and hypertension. 


Dr. Onishi is committed to fitness and hopes to inspire his patients. His healthy lifestyle includes various fitness regimes, including functional and high-intensity workouts. Dr. Onishi also enjoys traveling and spending time with his family.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Family Medicine, Family Medicine, 1999

Medical Education

  • University of California, Los Angeles, MD, 1996

Residencies

  • Kaiser Permanente Woodland Hills Medical Center, Family Medicine, 1999
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