Dr. Richard J. Pettit, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male

8921 Three Chopt Rd Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23229
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Dr. Pettit's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
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  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Surgical Procedures
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dressing and/or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Incisional/Ventral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedures
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Minimally-Invasive Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
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  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal/Rectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump/Mass
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
  • Diaphragmatic/Hiatal Hernia
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallstones
  • Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
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  • Ventral Hernia
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Background Check for Dr. Pettit

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Virginia.
  • 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.
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Awards & Recognitions

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Education & Training

Medical School

Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1978

Internship Hospital

Med College Va
Complete in 1979

Residency Hospital

Dartmouth Hitchcock Mc
Complete in 1985
Med College Va
Complete in 1980
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Pettit & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish
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