Richard H Bellars MD
Board Certified Anesthesiologist for Prime Plastic Surgery
Doctor Bellars has joined our team to bring his significant experience and expertise to help deliver the quality of healthcare our patients expect.
Richard is a board-certified anesthesiologist in general and regional anesthesia with specialty in placing nerve blocks and nerve catheters for post-operative pain. He subspecializes in both cardiac and liver transplantation anesthesia as well.
He has served as a faculty member of UC San Diego’s prestigious Anesthesiology department for 15 years, where he has received annual teaching awards for each of those 15 years and has multiple publications in the field of anesthesiology.
Richard graduated from Georgetown School of Medicine in 1996 and went on to serve the United States Navy and Marine Corps as a flight surgeon from 1997-2001, practicing primary care medicine. He then completed his anesthesia residence at UC San Diego in 2004.