Dr. Mukong Adeso, MD

Dr. Mukong Adeso, MD

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Age 41
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Dr. Mukong Adeso, MD is a general surgery specialist in Richmond, VA and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from Howard University in 2003 and specializes in general surgery.

110 N Robinson St Ste 303

Richmond, VA 23220

Contact Information

(804) 285-9416

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 30 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
normal
more than 5% of peers
Hemorrhoids
normal
more than 5% of peers
Breast Lump
normal
more than 5% of peers

Dr. Adeso's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

26  Conditions Treated

24  Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Colectomy
  • 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
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • 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 and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Thoracentesis

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

  • Marymont Hosp
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • Howard University
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College of Virginia School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College of Virginia School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • University of Virginia Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Adeso has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Adeso's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Adeso to family and friends
16 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Adeso's 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 (11)

Dr Adeso got me in very quickly and made sure I knew all my options with my condition. His staff was excellent and called me the next day to check up on me after surgery.
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Excellent experience using Dr Adeso . Timely manner on getting a appointment . He explains well listens . His nurses are very prompt on returning calls . I highly recommend him .
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I would like to say Thank you to Dr Adeso for being so prompt with his medical care, I was very anxious about the stomach pains i was having and Dr. Adeso addressed my complaint right away by sending me for an examination of my stomach. I'm awaiting my results, and if everything is alright i will...more
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A true professional with an excellent bed side manner.
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Dr. Adeso was prompt and courteous. He answered all of my (many!) questions, and I didn't feel rushed as he talked with me. He explained all of my options, and I didn't feel pressured into getting gallbladder removal surgery. I ended up electing to get the procedure. Dr. Adeso met with me before...more
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