Dr. Debra Hutchins, MD

Dr. Debra Hutchins, MD

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General Surgery  |  
Female  |  
53 y/o
(23)

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Dr. Debra Hutchins, MD is a general surgery specialist in Richmond, VA and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from Baylor University in 1990 and specializes in general surgery.

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Hutchins performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Breast Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 98% of peers
Breast Lump
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Paracentesis
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Texas A&M University / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Co Health Scis Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Co Health Scis Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Top Doc
    Other Education | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hutchins has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Hutchins does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Hutchins and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Parham Doctors' Hospital

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
America's 50 Best Hospitals Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Hutchins is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Hutchins' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hutchins to family and friends
4.8
based on 23 total reviews (13 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Hutchins' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (13)

in N. Chesterfield, Va |
She was great. Am very glad to have her for my dr.
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in Glen Allen Va |
on 2015 after having a mammography I was found to have cancer of left breast and a lymph node. I had a. mammography one year before . on both occasions ( I had dense breasts) I had a 3D mammography, I was very fortunate to be referred to Dr. Hutchins. she was professional , kind explained all my...more
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Do not use her for thyroid surgery!
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Powhatan, VA |
Very caring and warm physician. Takes her time with you and answers your questions without making you feel hurried. So glad to have her as my physician through this health journey. I would highly recommend anyone that needs a breast surgeon.
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I got to my appointment 15 minutes prior to the appointment time and I was taken immediately. Dr. Hutchins reviewed my file and answered all my questions. I felt very confident in her and knew I could call for advice if needed. I left feeling very good from seeing Dr. Hutchins and would...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Hutchins accepts 36 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    HealthKeepers HMO
    KeyCare PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
    Coventry Health Care of Virginia HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Medicaid
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Optima Health
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • PHCS
  • Principal Life
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
    Medicaid
  • Southern Health Services (Coventry Health Care)
    Southern Health Services (Coventry Health Care) HMO
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Medicaid
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
  • Virginia Health Network
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid

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Hospitals where Dr. Hutchins has admitting privileges

Parham Doctors' Hospital
7700 E Parham Rd
Richmond, VA 23294
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Henrico Doctors' Hospital
1602 Skipwith Rd
Richmond, VA 23229
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Retreat Doctors' Hospital
2621 Grove Ave
Richmond, VA 23220
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