Dr. Richard Coughlin, MD

Dr. Richard Coughlin, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery | Male | 62 years old

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  • General Surgerynull
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  • Internship Hospital
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  • Fellowship Hospital
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      Specialties

      • Colon & Rectal Surgery
      • General Surgery

      Board Certifications

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      • Colon & Rectal Surgery
      • General Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Disorders
      • Abscess
      • Anal and Rectal Cancer
      • Anal Disorders
      • Anal Fissure
      • Anal Fistula
      • Anal or Rectal Pain
      • Anal Prolapse
      • Anorectal Abscess
      • Appendicitis
      • Cancer
      • Colorectal Cancer
      • Constipation
      • Crohn's Disease
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Hemorrhoids
      • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
      • Intestinal Abscess
      • Intestinal Obstruction
      • Rectal Diseases
      • Rectovaginal Fistula
      • Secondary Malignancies
      • Ulcer
      • Ulcerative Colitis

      Procedures Performed

      • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
      • Anal Repair
      • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
      • Colectomy
      • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
      • Colon and Rectal Surgery
      • Colon Surgery
      • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
      • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
      • Cyst Incision and Drainage
      • Destruction of Anal Tumor
      • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
      • Excision of Rectal Tumor
      • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
      • Gastroenterology Procedures
      • Hemorrhoid Treatment
      • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
      • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
      • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
      • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
      • 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)
      • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
      • Sphincterotomy

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        Malpractice Claims

        No malpractice history found for California.

      • 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.

      Education

      • Medical School
        University of Southern California
      • Internship Hospital
        Swedish Hospital Medical Center
      • Residency Hospital
        Sansum Medical Clinic
        Swedish Hospital Medical Center
      • Fellowship Hospital
        Sansum Clinic- Colon & Rectal Surgery

        Completed in 1991

      • Undergraduate School
        University Of California, Davis

        Graduated in 1976

      Awards & Recognition

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        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      Dr. Coughlin's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery
      • Board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery and General Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Coughlin's Office & Staff

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      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Coughlin

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      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Coughlin's Care Philosophy

      I promise to place the welfare of my patient above all else...to deal with each patient as I would wish to be dealt with.