Dr. Richard Chiulli, MD

Dr. Richard Chiulli, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
Dr. Richard Chiulli, MD is a general surgery specialist in Raleigh, NC and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in general surgery.

2800 Blue Ridge Rd Ste 300

Raleigh, NC 27607

Contact Information

(919) 784-4160

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Chiulli performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hernia Repair
very high
more than 99% of peers
Inguinal Hernia
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Chiulli's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

57  Conditions Treated


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48  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Vaginal Surgery


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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.


  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chiulli has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chiulli's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chiulli to family and friends
24 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Chiulli's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I needed emergency surgery and was fortunate enough to get Dr Chiulli. He was an answer to a prayer. He is skillful and knowledgeable experienced and kind. Best bedside manner ever. I had no problems or complications after surgery
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Dr. Chiulli was very helpful through the entire process to repair my inguinal hernia. Starting with the initial office visit, follow up questions, the day of surgery and follow up visit. I was never rushed and he fully explain the advantages of open versus laparoscopic surgery. Dr. Chiulli and...more
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Dr Chiulli is a wonderful Dr. He operated on my hiatal hernia and did an excellent job. He made sure I knew what the procedure would entail, he explained in detail the recovery to both my husband and I and he took his time during the follow-up. I would highly recommend him.
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Could not have asked for a better doctor and staff. Had hernia surgery and no problems . Would highly recommend .
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He is fantastic: listens, takes necessary time, answers questions. My surgery was great.
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