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Dr. Richard Shamo, MD

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery*
4.5 (8)
Map Pin Small Salt Lake City, UT
Accepting new patients
16 years of experience
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Overview of Dr. Richard Shamo, MD

Dr. Richard Shamo, MD is an Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Specialist in Salt Lake City, UT. They specialize in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, has 16 years of experience. They graduated from University of California, Los Angeles School of Dentistry|University of Connecticut School of Medicine and is affiliated with St. Mark's Hospital. Dr. Shamo, completed a residency at University of Connecticut. Patients rated Dr. Shamo an average 4.5 star rating.

Dr. Shamo works at Aspire Surgical in Salt Lake City, UT. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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    Aspire Surgical
    6287 S Redwood Rd Ste 103, Salt Lake City, UT 84123 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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    • Aetna
    • Ameritas
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Coventry Health Care
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    • Delta Dental of Washington
    • Dental Network of America
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    • MetLife
    • MultiPlan
    • Principal Financial Group
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    4.5
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    About Dr. Richard Shamo, MD

    Specialties*
    • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 16 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1356504005
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • University of Connecticut
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    Medical Education
    • University of California, Los Angeles School of Dentistry|University of Connecticut School of Medicine
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • St. Mark's Hospital

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    Dr. Richard Shamo, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Shamo is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Shamo works at Aspire Surgical in Salt Lake City, UT. View the full address on Dr. Shamo’s profile.

    8 patients have reviewed Dr. Shamo. The overall rating for this provider is 4.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Shamo.

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