Dr. Richard Fightlin specializes in urology in Porterville, California.
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A urologist manages benign and malignant medical and surgical disorders of the genitourinary system and the adrenal gland. This specialist has comprehensive knowledge of, and skills in, endoscopic, percutaneous, and open surgery of congenital and acquired conditions of the urinary and reproductive systems and their contiguous structures. No Sub-Specialty..
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Dr. Fightlin attended medical school at SUNY Downstate College of Medicine and graduated in 1965 having 49 years experience.
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