Dr. Richard Costin, DO

General SurgeryMaleAge 63

Dr. Costin
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

OhioHealth Surgical Specialists

5131 Beacon Hill Rd Ste 220 Columbus, OH 43228

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(614) 544-1880

Dr. Richard Costin, DO is a General Surgery Specialist in Columbus, OH and has over 37 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Midwestern Univ Chicago Coll Of Osteo Med medical school in 1984. He is affiliated with medical facilities Doctors Hospital and Riverside Methodist Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Costin to book an appointment.

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Dr. Costin is affiliated with Riverside Methodist Hospital Columbus, a highly rated and top awarded hospital for general surgery.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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Dr. Costin's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Costin treats Cholecystitis and Gallstones more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Costin treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystitis
  • Gallstones
Gallstones
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Costin treats Gallstones more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Costin treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Umbilical Hernia
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Costin treats Umbilical Hernia more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Costin treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Costin's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Breast Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastrotomy
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • 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)
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Excision or Destruction of Ovary With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Lobular Carconima
  • Lumpectomy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

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Balanced Blue Access-OH PPO
Blue Access-OH PPO
Blue Preferred Plus-OH POS
Blue Preferred-OH EPO
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Blue Preferred-OH POS
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Bronze Blue Access-OH PPO Plus
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Lumenos Plans-OH
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Ohio Med Plan-OH
Platinum Blue Access-OH PPO
Silver Blue Access-OH PPO
Silver Blue Access-OH PPO Plus
The Christ Hospital Health Network (TCHHN)-OH
Trihealth HD80-OH
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

Dr. Costin's Reviews

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5.0

Based on 9 ratings

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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.
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
    What could be improved
    No results
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    GP in Russell’s Point – Oct 04, 2018
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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
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Wait times
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
    What could be improved
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    6 people found this helpful
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    Fred Forester in Columbus, Ohio – Jan 05, 2016
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    Biography

    Dr. Richard Costin, DO is a General Surgery Specialist in Columbus, OH and has over 37 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Midwestern...Read more

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    Education

    1984
    Midwestern Univ Chicago Coll Of Osteo Med
    Medical School

    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Does Dr. Richard Costin, DO offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Costin has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

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    What are Dr. Richard Costin, DO's top areas of care?

    Dr. Costin frequently treats Cholecystitis and Gallstones, Gallstones, and Umbilical Hernia. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Costin treats.

    Where is Dr. Richard Costin, DO's office located?

    Dr. Costin's office is located at 5131 Beacon Hill Rd Ste 220, Columbus, OH 43228. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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    Locations

    OhioHealth Surgical Specialists

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

    Ohiohealth Grove City Methodist Hospital Pharmacy1375 Stringtown Rd Grove City, OH 43123
    2

    Affiliated Hospitals

    Dr. Costin is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

    Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

    Doctors Hospital

    Columbus, OH

    69% Patient Experience Rating, Equal to the national average

    3 Awards Received

    Riverside Methodist Hospital

    Columbus, OH

    76% Patient Experience Rating, 7% higher than the national average

    29 Awards Received

    Award Highlight: General Surgery Excellence Award™ (2021)