Dr. Richard Anderson, MD

General SurgeryMaleAge 54

Dr. Anderson
Accepting new patients

Peoria Surgical Group, Ltd.

1001 Main St Fl 3 Peoria, IL 61606

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(309) 495-0200

Dr. Richard Anderson, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Peoria, IL. Dr. Anderson has more experience with Thoracic Surgery than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities Methodist Hospital and OSF Saint Francis Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Anderson to book an appointment.


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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Anderson

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Anderson treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Anderson treats other conditions, please contact the office at (309) 495-0200.

Thoracic Surgery

Thoracic surgery is a subspecialty of general surgery that focuses on surgical treatment of conditions affecting the chest, including the heart, lungs, trachea, esophagus, diaphragm and chest wall.Compare with other Thoracic Surgery specialists.

Dr. Anderson typically treats 59% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Lung Surgery
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Esophageal Surgery
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Dr. Anderson's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Diaphragmatic-Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Procedures
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
  • Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vascular Disease
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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Dr. Anderson accepts the following insurance:

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Anthem
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Medicare Advantage Choice Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
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Cigna
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Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
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Dr. Anderson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Anderson

3.3

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Anderson, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Peoria, IL. Dr. Anderson has more experience with Thoracic Surgery than other specialists...Read more

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

Washington U/Barnes Jewish Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
Loyola University Strictch School Med
Internship Hospital

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Outstanding Service Award - UICOMP, 2004-2005
  • Outstanding Teaching Award - UICOMP, 2006-2007
  • Golden Apple Award - UICOMP, 2003, 2008

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What are Dr. Richard Anderson, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Anderson frequently treats Thoracic Surgery. See all practice areas where Dr. Anderson specializes.

Where is Dr. Richard Anderson, MD's office located?

Dr. Anderson's office is located at 1001 Main St Fl 3, Peoria, IL 61606. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Peoria Surgical Group, Ltd.

Peoria Surgical Group, Ltd.1001 Main St Fl 3 Peoria, IL 61606
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Methodist Hospital

Peoria, IL

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

OSF Saint Francis Medical Center

Peoria, IL

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average