Medical doctor (MD)
Pediatrics (board certified)

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  1. La Mesa Pediatrics
    8881 Fletcher Pkwy
    Suite 200
    La Mesa, CA 91942
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    Fax: 619-464-5109

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About Richard Short, MD

I provide the full range of primary medical care to infants, children and teens. Treating learning disabilities, behavior problems, attention deficit disorder and asthma are some of my special interests. I performs circumcisions and offer in-office hearing testing. I try to care for the whole patient, from birth through 18 years of age.
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English, Spanish
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Richard Short, MD, accepts 17 health insurance plans.

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