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Dr. Richard Costin, DO

General Surgery •  Male • Age 62

  
Dr. Costin

OhioHealth Surgical Specialists

5131 Beacon Hill Rd Ste 220 Columbus, OH 43228
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Dr. Richard Costin, DO is a general surgery specialist in Columbus, OH and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Midwestern Univ Chicago Coll Of Osteo Med in 1984 and specializes in general surgery.


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Dr. Costin accepts the following insurance:

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Cigna PPO
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Dr. Costin's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Costin performs Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Costin performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Costin performs Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Costin performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Colon and Rectal Surgery
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Costin performs Colon and Rectal Surgery more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Costin performs this procedure more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Costin's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cystotomy
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision of Breast 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
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallstones
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • 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
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vagotomy
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

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This man Richard proved to be everything my my family doctor Art suggested to me, surgery was 8-17-2018 and six weeks after that I am 110%. He is, I say, the King of Cut and Stitch. Thanks, GP.
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Very passionate about his work.well answer all questions.Very experienced.after my first surgery I was unable to get my second surgery done with Dr.costin but he referred me to a very well experienced surgeon and help me get on my way to getting rid of my cancer.I highly recommend him also.Dr Cost in was the first surgeon t to every operate on me and I was so comfortable and not afraid of the surgery at all.he is awesome and is following in his father's footsteps who also was a colon rectal surg
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Biography

Dr. Richard Costin, DO is a general surgery specialist in Columbus, OH and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Midwestern Univ Chicago Coll Of Osteo Med in 1984 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Education

1984
Midwestern Univ Chicago Coll Of Osteo Med
Medical School

Locations

OhioHealth Surgical Specialists

OhioHealth Surgical Specialists5131 Beacon Hill Rd Ste 220 Columbus, OH 43228
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Doctors Hospital

Columbus, OH

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for General Surgery Award™ (2020)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019)