Dr. Ralph Fairchild, MD

Critical Care SurgeryMaleAge 65

Dr. Fairchild
Accepting new patients

Surgical Associates Sc

2400 Pine Ridge Blvd Wausau, WI 54401

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(715) 847-2022

Dr. Ralph Fairchild, MD is a Critical Care Surgery Specialist in Wausau, WI. He is affiliated with medical facilities Aspirus Medford Hospital and Aspirus Wausau Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Fairchild to book an appointment.

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Dr. Fairchild's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Bowel Infarction
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendicitis
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Grafts
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

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Dr. Fairchild accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Access w/ Pref Retail Clinics-WI PPO
Blue Preferred (Select Network)-WI POS
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Blue Priority Plus w/ Pref Retail Clinics-WI POS
Blue Priority WI Network-WI
Blue Traditional Network-WI
Bronze Blue Access-WI PPO
Bronze Blue Preferred-WI POS
Bronze Blue Priority-WI POS
Catastrophic Blue Priority-WI
Gold Blue Access-WI PPO
Gold Blue Preferred-WI POS
Gold Blue Priority-WI POS
Lumenos plans - Blue Access-WI
Lumenos plans - Blue Preferred-WI
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Platinum Blue Access-WI PPO
Platinum Blue Preferred-WI POS
Platinum Blue Priority-WI POS
Silver Blue Access-WI PPO
Silver Blue Preferred-WI POS
Silver Blue Priority-WI POS
Well Priority-WI POS
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

Dr. Fairchild's Reviews

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Ralph Fairchild, MD is a Critical Care Surgery Specialist in Wausau, WI. He is affiliated with medical facilities Aspirus Medford Hospital and Aspirus...Read more

Specialties

  • Critical Care Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

1982
Charity Hospital
Internship Hospital

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Ralph Fairchild, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Ralph Fairchild, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Fairchild frequently treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD), Peripheral Artery Catheterization, and Bile Duct Cancer. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Fairchild treats.

Where is Dr. Ralph Fairchild, MD's office located?

Dr. Fairchild's office is located at 2400 Pine Ridge Blvd, Wausau, WI 54401. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Ralph Fairchild, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Fairchild has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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Locations

Practice

Surgical Associates Sc2400 Pine Ridge Blvd Wausau, WI 54401
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University of Minnesota Children's Hospital Fairview420 Delaware St SE Minneapolis, MN 55455
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Fairchild is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Aspirus Medford Hospital

Medford, WI

80% Patient Experience Rating, 11% higher than the national average

Aspirus Wausau Hospital

Wausau, WI

74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average

8 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)