Careers With St. Joseph Health

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About St. Joseph Health

SJH provides a full range of care facilities including 16 acute care hospitals, home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, skilled nursing facilities, community clinics and physician groups. All of our hospital and home health entities are accredited by the Joint Commission. In our award-winning facilities, SJH maintains a "continuum of care," matched to the diverse needs of the urban centers, smaller cities and rural communities who depend on us every day.

Richard J. Kempert, MD

4.8 out of 5 (35 Ratings)
Specialty
  • Family Medicine
Additional Language Spoken
English
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Mission Hospital Affiliated Physicians
  • Pacific Crest Medical Group
Address
34052 La Plaza
Suite 101
Dana Point, CA 92629
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Address
34052 La Plaza
Suite 101
Dana Point, CA 92629
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Phone
(949) 496-4369
Fax
(949) 496-9365
Hours
Mon 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Tue 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Wed 9 a.m. - 12 p.m., Thu 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Fri 9 a.m. - 2 p.m., Sat

More Information

  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Family Medicine
    Areas of Interest

    Family Medicine

  • Biography

    Biography

    Biography

    Family centered, long term care emphasizing compassion and coordination of care with specialists as needed.


    Developing understanding of the unique situations each person faces in caring for their health.


    Positive role models in the community and during training and desire to be involved in all aspects of people\'s health needs: psychosocial, medical, surgical, pediatrics,gynecology, geriatrics and end of life.


    Sailing, Scuba diving

    Certifications
    American Board of Family Practice
    Areas of Expertise
    Office based minor surgery and dermatology.
  • Insurance Accepted

    Insurance Accepted

    Insurance ID Numbers

    Aetna: *370030
    Blue Cross: *0XL092
    Blue Shield: *00C372490
    CIGNA: 1925308002
    CIGNA Select: 1925308013
    Health Net: 3207008740
    Health Net Senior: 5270008740
    SCAN: 955-026310
    United Healthcare: *0183520066

    *Provider ID is the same for both HMO and Medicare Advantage Plans

  • 30-Aug-2018
    A superb doctor - the BEST.
    17-Jun-2018
    Attentive, thorough, compassionate.
    12-May-2018
    The most dedicated, compassionate, caring physician I have seen.
    2-Apr-2018
    Excellent one on one.
    21-Feb-2018
    The best MD ever. *Dr. Kempert is excellent!
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