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Dr. Richard Anderson, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 53

Dr. Anderson

Peoria Surgical Group, Ltd.

1001 Main St Fl 3 Peoria, IL 61606

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Dr. Richard Anderson, MD is a general surgery specialist in Peoria, IL and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Il Benedictine College in 1988 and specializes in general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.


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(309) 495-0200

Dr. Anderson accepts the following insurance:

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Medicare Advantage Choice Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
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Cigna PPO
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Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
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Medicaid
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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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Dr. Anderson's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Lung Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anderson treats Lung Cancer more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Anderson treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
Esophageal Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anderson treats Esophageal Cancer more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Anderson treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Pulmonary Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anderson treats Pulmonary Disease more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Anderson treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

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

About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Anderson, MD is a general surgery specialist in Peoria, IL and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Il Benedictine College in 1988 and specializes in general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

Washington U/Barnes Jewish Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
Loyola University Strictch School Med
Internship Hospital
1988
Il Benedictine College
Medical School
1988

Awards

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

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