Richard A. Kuritzkes, MD

Richard A. Kuritzkes, MD


Dr. Richard A. Kuritzkes received his undergraduate degree from Yale University and his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine. Both his residency and fellowship were completed at UCLA Medical Center in Southern California.

He is affiliated with numerous medical societies and is a member of the Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center Medical Staff providing care in gastroenterology.

Treatment Philosophy
Dr. Kuritzkes is committed to excellence in comprehensive health care for men and women, in a partnership that honors patient individuality and dignity. His approach involves understanding the patient’s health care needs and implementing state-of-the-art techniques and compassionate care.
Specialties and Services
  • Colonoscopy
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Upper endoscopy
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Online Video Visits
Online Video Visits
Dr. Richard Kurtizkes is able to offer online tele-health services for patients who want to see or speak to the provider from the comfort of their home. Please contact our office at 818.845.3773 to schedule an appointment.
  • English
Education & Training
  • Fellowship: UCLA Medical Center
  • Residency: UCLA Medical Center
  • MD: New York University School of Medicine
Professional Affiliations
  • Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation
  • California Medical Association
  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE)
  • American Gastroenterological Association (AGA)
  • Southern California Society of Gastroenterology
  • Los Angeles County Medical Association
Burbank Office
201 S. Buena Vista St., Suite 410
Burbank, CA 91505
Phone: (818) 845-3773
Fax: (818) 889-0461

Santa Clarita Office
26357 McBean Pkwy., Suite 200
Santa Clarita, CA 91355
Phone: (661) 284-6217
Fax: (818) 889-0461