Dr. Paul Orecchia, MD

Dr. Paul Orecchia, MD

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Age 70
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Dr. Paul Orecchia, MD is a general surgery specialist in Rapid City, SD and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine in 1976 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

4150 5th St

Rapid City, SD 57701

Contact Information

(605) 399-4300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
high
more than 84% of peers
Thrombosis
high
more than 82% of peers
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
normal
more than 71% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

30  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

23  Procedures

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Letterman Amc Presidio
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Letterman Amc Presidio
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University Pa
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Walter Reed Army Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Orecchia's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Orecchia

3.7

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Dr. Orecchia saved my life when I went into cardiac arrest. He not only figured out the problem but fixed the problem after a lengthy surgery.
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Darrell Sawyer in Rapid City, SD – Feb 25, 2016
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