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Dr. Richard Blum, MD


550 Washington St
Ste 641
San Diego, CA 92103
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  • Cardiovascular Disease


Dr. Richard Blum specializes in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, 1983
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, 1981

Medical Education

  • Harvard Medical School, MD, 1978


  • Georgetown University Medical Center, Internal Medicine, 1979


  • Boston Medical Center (Formerly Boston City Hospital), Internal Medicine, 1981


  • Harvard School of Public Health, Cardiovascular Disease, 1984
  • Boston Medical Center (Formerly Boston City Hospital), Cardiovascular Disease, 1983
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