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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.

Giving back to the community. St. Joseph Health System Office

R. B. Moricca, MD

Specialty
  • Pulmonology
    (Board Certified)
Address
320 Superior Ave.
Suite 200
Newport Beach, CA 92663

Primary Office

Address
320 Superior Ave.
Suite 200
Newport Beach, CA 92663
Get Directions
Phone
(949) 642-6200
Fax
(949) 642-9359

More Information

Website
www.newportpulmonary.com
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Hoag Affiliated Physicians
  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Pulmonology
      (Board Certified)
  • Biography

    Biography

    Biography

    After growing up on Long Island and living in the Netherlands for two years, Dr. Moricca studied at Purdue University in Indiana. He was a member of the prestigious Sigma Pi Sigma, the Physics Honor Society, at Purdue. Holding the coveted Regents Scholarship, Alpha Omega Alpha, he received his Medical Degree from the University of California, Los Angeles, in 1981.

    Completing his Internship, Residency and Chief Residency in Internal Medicine at Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, in 1985, Dr. Moricca continued specialized training at Harbor UCLA Medical Center. He completed his Pulmonary Fellowship there in 1987. Dr. Moricca received Board Certification in Internal Medicine in 1984, in Pulmonary Medicine in 1988, and in Critical Care Medicine in 1989.

    In addition to his medical training, Dr. Moricca holds a B.S. and M.S. in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University. Prior to medical school, he worked at Hughes Aircraft Company in Los Angeles for six years.

    Apart from his publications and presentations, Dr. Moricca is a Member of the American Thoracic Society, and he is a Fellow of the College of Chest Physicians.

    Dr. Moricca has been a licensed Ham Radio Operator since age thirteen and enjoys spending time with his son and daughter.

    Certifications
    American Board of Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Disease
    American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine