Redding, CA… Richard A. Martinez M.D., has been named Clinic Director of Shasta Regional Medical Group. Shasta Regional Medical Group opened for business on April 28, 2014.

Dr. Martinez, raised in Redding holds a bachelor’s of science degree from University of Notre Dame and a medical degree from University of California, Irvine. He began his medical career in 1989 in Southern California, returning to his hometown of Redding in 1999 where he has been in family practice for more than 25 years. Dr. Martinez has served as Chief of Staff at Shasta Regional Medical Center from 2008-2010 and Chief of Medicine from 2006-2007.

The Shasta Regional Medical Group will be located at 1355 East Street, Suite 200, and will be managed by Shasta Regional Medical Center. The medical group’s focus will be to provide high-quality, primary care services in a convenient, patient-centered environment for our community. Shasta Regional Medical Group plans to open their door in June 2014 with additional family practitioners and mid-level practitioners.