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Dr. David Rideout, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 58

Dr. Rideout

Penobscot General Surgery

7 Transalpine Rd Lincoln, ME 04457

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Dr. David Rideout, MD is a general surgery specialist in Lincoln, ME and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Memorial University Of Newfoundland / Faculty Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in general surgery, breast oncology, and more.


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Dr. Rideout accepts the following insurance:

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Pathway X Enhanced/Ind Guided Access ME
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CHAMPVA
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Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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Tricare
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Choice Plus POS
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Options PPO
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Dr. Rideout's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Colon and Rectal Surgery
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rideout performs Colon and Rectal Surgery more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Rideout performs this procedure more than 89% of his peers

Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rideout performs Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage) more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Rideout performs this procedure more than 85% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, or Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Rigid Sigmoidoscopy
  • Screening Colonoscopy
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Therapeutic Colonoscopy
  • Virtual Colonoscopy
Abdominal Disorders
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rideout treats Abdominal Disorders more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Rideout treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Rideout's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Cancer
  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abdominal Mass Biopsy
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Adenocarcinoma
  • Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma
  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Anal Abscess
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anemia
  • Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Appendix Cancer
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Basal Type Breast Cancer
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Colic
  • Biliary Dyskinesia
  • Biopsy
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Abscess
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Recurrence
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Breast Tumor
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cancer
  • Cancer Prevention
  • Cancer Risk Counseling
  • Cancer Screening
  • Cancer Surgery
  • Carcinoma
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Chronic Appendicitis
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colonic Diverticulosis
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Debridement
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Diagnostic Bronchoscopy
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia, Congenital
  • Distal Colorectal Cancer
  • Distal Gastrointestinal Tract Cancers
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Dysphagia
  • Endocarditis
  • Epidermoid Carcinoma
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagogastroscopy
  • Esophagoscopy
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Excision of Lipoma
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • Familial Colorectal Cancer
  • Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hamartomatous Colorectal Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heartburn
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Interventional Bronchoscopy and-or Esophagoscopy
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Biopsy
  • Intestinal Cancer
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
  • Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Locally Advanced Breast Cancer
  • Lung Biopsy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • MSI-H Colorectal Cancer
  • MSI-L Colorectal Cancer
  • MSS Colorectal Cancer
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
  • Open Hernia Procedures
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Perianal Abscess
  • Pericolic Abscess
  • Perirectal Abscess
  • Pleural Biopsy
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Port Removal
  • Pre-Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Rectal Abscess
  • Rectal Cancer
  • 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 and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Segmentectomy
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Single Incision Gallbladder Removal
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Mass Biopsy
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Sporadic Colorectal Cancer
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Surgical Biopsy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracic Cancer
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoscopic Procedure
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Surgery
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thoracoscopy
  • Thoracotomy
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
  • Ultrasound-Guided Breast Biopsy
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

I believe in a thorough evaluation of a patients condition as being the best method of achieving the correct diagnosis.  Once this is accomplished, I believe it is very important to discuss the condition with the patient and their supporting lov...

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Oncology
  • Breast Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Oncology

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

Birmingham Heartlands Hosp
Fellowship Hospital
Ottawa Heart Inst
Fellowship Hospital
2000
Dalhousie University
Residency Hospital
2000
Victoria Hosp
Internship Hospital
2000
Memorial University Of Newfoundland / Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School
2000
Dalhousie University / Faculty Of Medicine
Undergraduate School
2000
University Of Maryland Medical System
2000
University Of Paris
2000
2000
2000
2000
2000
2000

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Dr. Rideout's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rideout

3.7

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1 Star
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