Dr. Richard Tortosa specializes in hand surgery, orthopedic surgery in Yuba City, California.
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Dr. Richard Tortosa has been identified as specializing in Hand Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery.
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Dr. Tortosa is affiliated with 2 hospitals:
970 Plumas St
Yuba City, CA 95991
Dr. Tortosa attended medical school at University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine and graduated in 1974 having 40 years experience.
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