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Dr. David Ranson, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 65

Dr. Ranson

Dr. David Ranson, MD is a general surgery specialist in South Charleston, WV and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from West Virginia University in 1981 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.


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(304) 768-7347

Dr. Ranson accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for West Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Ranson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Varicose Veins
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ranson treats Varicose Veins more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Ranson treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Varicose Vein Procedure
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ranson performs Varicose Vein Procedure more than 71% of his peers

Dr. Ranson performs this procedure more than 71% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Endovenous Ablation of Varicose Veins
  • Laser Treatment of Varicose Veins
  • Stripping of Varicose Veins
  • Varicose Vein Ligation
  • Varicose Vein Surgery
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ranson performs Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography more than 67% of his peers

Dr. Ranson performs this procedure more than 67% of his peers

Dr. Ranson's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Grafts
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. David Ranson, MD is a general surgery specialist in South Charleston, WV and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from West Virginia University in 1981 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1981
West Virginia University
Medical School
1981

Awards

Dr. Ranson's Reviews

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4.0

Based on 5 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Referral for gallstones. After being insulted by my measuring pain he explained my pain wasn't what I had explained. Seriously? I cannot take pain meds and for years I've accustomed myself accordingly with otc meds. After he examined my stomach and gallbladder he explained he doesn't do gallbladder...Read More
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