Dr. Richard Bessette, MD

Dr. Richard Bessette, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(14)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Richard Bessette, MD is a general surgery specialist in Carson City, NV and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Tufts Univ Sch Of Med in 1981 and specializes in general surgery and surgery.

1525 Vista Ln Ste 100

Carson City, NV 89703

Contact Information

(775) 887-8885

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Dr. Bessette's Experience

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Dr. Bessette's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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

  • Tufts Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Naval Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bessette has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bessette's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bessette to family and friends
4.1
based on 14 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Bessette's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Carson City, NV
Dr. Bissette did an appendectomy on me. The pain from the gas is unfathomable. Should have been removed during surgery. He said it was, however I KNOW THAT IS NOT TRUE. Saw him 6 days after, I'm still I'm pain. He never asked about a very red rash covering most of my abdomen, nor did he ask if I...more
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