Dr. Richard Chitwood, MD

Vascular SurgeryMaleAge 59

Dr. Chitwood

Corvasc Mds PC

8433 Harcourt Rd Ste 100 Indianapolis, IN 46260

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Dr. Richard Chitwood, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Indianapolis, IN and has over 33 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Chitwood has more experience with Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection, Carotid Artery Disease or Carotid Endarterectomy, and Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Indiana U, School of Medicine medical school in 1988. He is affiliated with medical facilities Ascension St. Vincent Anderson and Ascension St. Vincent Hospital - Indianapolis. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Chitwood to book an appointment.

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Absolutely excellent, he performed major surgery in 2004, no problems since
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Biography

Dr. Richard Chitwood, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Indianapolis, IN and has over 33 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Chitwood has...Read more

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1996
Henry Ford Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1994
St Joseph Mercy Hosp
Residency Hospital
1989
St Joseph Mercy Hosp
Internship Hospital
1988
Indiana U, School of Medicine
Medical School
,

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

Dr. Chitwood frequently treats Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection, Carotid Artery Disease or Carotid Endarterectomy, and Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM). See all practice areas where Dr. Chitwood specializes.

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

Dr. Chitwood's office is located at 8433 Harcourt Rd Ste 100, Indianapolis, IN 46260. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Chitwood

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Chitwood treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Chitwood treats other conditions, please contact the office at (317) 583-7600.

Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection

Aortic aneurym or dissection specialists diagnose and treat abnormal bulges or tears in the wall of the aorta, which are life-threatening and require immediate surgery.Compare with other Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection specialists.

Dr. Chitwood is experienced in the area of Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Aortic Aneurysm
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Aortic Ectasia
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High
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Very High
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Carotid Artery Disease or Carotid Endarterectomy

Carotid artery disease specialists diagnose and treat blockages in the main blood vessels to the brain caused by build-up of plaque. One treatment option is carotid endartectomy, in which surgeons remove the clogged lining of the carotid arteries.Compare with other Carotid Artery Disease or Carotid Endarterectomy specialists.

Dr. Chitwood is experienced in the area of Carotid Artery Disease or Carotid Endarterectomy. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
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High
Frequency
Very High
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Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)

Arteriovenous malformation (AVM) specialists diagnose and treat abnormal blood vessel connections between arteries and veins that result in damage or death of body tissue and nerve cells.Compare with other Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) specialists.

Dr. Chitwood is experienced in the area of Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM). See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

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Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
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Dr. Chitwood's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Embolism
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymphedema
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Spider Veins
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

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HealthSync-IN POS
Healthy Indiana Plan PPO
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National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
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Silver HealthSync-IN HMO
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
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