Dr. Kent J. Kessler, MD

Dr. Kent J. Kessler, MD http://cdn.hgimg.com/img/silhouettes/silhouette-male_w120h160_v1.jpg Get a Free Background Report on Dr. Kent J. Kessler, MD. Malpractice, medical malpractice, sanctions, misconduct, credentials, and penalty or negligence information.

Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 48

1110 Lancaster Rd Suite Suite 3
Richmond, KY 40475
OverviewExperienceHospital QualityPatient SatisfactionAppointments & Offices
Healthgrades

10 Steps to Pick the Right Doctor

Whether you need a primary care doctor or a specialist, these 10 steps will ensure you find the right doctor for you. View Slideshow

Dr. Kessler's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery, 1997
1
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Colectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy & Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
2
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Lump
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
More
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Ventral Hernia
Less
3

Background Check for Dr. Kessler

Malpractice Claims not available

  • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
4

Awards & Recognitions

5

Education & Training

Medical School

University of Louisville
Graduated in 1991

Residency Hospital

Good Samaritan Hospital
6

Languages Spoken by Dr. Kessler & Staff

  • English

Find the Right Doctor For You.

Dr. Hamed I. Koury, MD
8.15 miles away
Dr. Andrew M. Moore II, MD
31.7 miles away
Dr. Barry A. Spoonamore, MD
25.06 miles away
Dr. James K. Ritterbusch Jr, MD
29.45 miles away
Dr. Christian Knecht, MD
8.15 miles away
The VideoCalloutContainer had no content.