Dr. Richard Brenner, MD

Dr. Richard Brenner, MD

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52 y/o
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Dr. Richard Brenner, MD is a general surgery specialist in Fairfax, VA and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in general surgery.Read his story

Virginia Surgery Associates

3620 Joseph Siewick Dr Ste 406

Fairfax, VA 22033
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Brenner's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brenner performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Brenner performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brenner performs Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Brenner performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Appendicitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brenner treats Appendicitis more than 98% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Chronic Appendicitis
  • Parasitic Appendicitis

Dr. Brenner's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Anal Disorders
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Biliary Atresia
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Fracture
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lipomas
Lung Cancer
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatic Cancer
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
Secondary Malignancies
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thrombosis
Trigger Point Injection
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

I strive for surgical excellence, and timely/efficient recovery for my patients. I try to convey to each patient my compassion for them as they recover from surgery. In the office, hospital and surgery center, I use the best technology available, ...

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Georgetown University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • 1991
    Brown University / Alpert Medical School
    Medical School
    1991

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Brenner's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Brenner

4.4

Based on 18 reviews

5 Stars
83.33333333333333%
(15)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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(1)
1 Star
11.11111111111111%
(2)

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Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Brenner's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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I was scheduled to have my gallbladder out and called because I had pain on the other side of my back. I had numbness in my face for a couple months. They made me go to my regular doctor again for an EKG and for the numbness even though that was something I was seen for a couple times. So my...Read More
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Dr. Brenner was amazing and professional during a very scary moment of appendicitis and an emergency csection. I appreciate his calm demeanor. I know who to look up if I ever need another surgery. Thank you Dr. Brenner!
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Dr. Brenner is so knowledgeable and considerate! I was greatly encouraged after speaking within him today. He explained my pain trouble and gave me the hope I needed to keep going! Thank you Dr. Brenner! ! I would definitely recommend him to family and friends!
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I had a Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication with Dr. Brenner. I had an excellent experience! I would recommend him for any surgeries. Dr. Brenner has an exceptional staff. Everyone took extra time to ensure all questions where answer. They went above & beyond my expectation. Dr. Brenner is extremely...Read More
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Very friendly staff that listens. Dr. Brenner has a great demeanor who took the time to put me at ease while explaining what would be done and what to expect post-procedure. Everything went smoothly ... just as he had explained it would go.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Select
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Inova Fairfax Hospital

Falls Church, VA

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