Dr. Richard DiCicco, MD

Dr. Richard DiCicco, MD

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45 y/o
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Dr. Richard DiCicco, MD is a general surgery specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 14 years. He specializes in general surgery and bariatric surgery.Read his story

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Top Care Areas

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

Stomach Surgery
very high
more than 93% of peers
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
high
more than 88% of peers
Obesity
high
more than 88% of peers

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Dr. DiCicco's bio

This content was provided by Dr. DiCicco "Richard DiCicco, M.D., FACS, is a board-certified general and bariatric surgeon at the Florida Surgical Weight Loss Centers.Dr. DiCicco received his undergraduate degree from the University of Virginia in Charlottesville. He earned his medical degree from the American University of the Caribbean, in St. Maarten, N.A. and completed his surgical residency at St. Agnes Healthcare, in Baltimore, Maryland, which is affiliated with Johns Hopkins Hospital. In addition, Dr. DiCicco completed extensive training in laparoscopic bariatric surgery under the supervision of two of the leading bariatric surgeons in Maryland.Dr. DiCicco has been in private practice since 2004, and has performed hundreds of gastric bypass operations and laparoscopic gastric banding procedures. In August 2004, he was proctored to perform the LAP-BAND procedure and has since become a national proctor for the Allergan LAP-BAND®.Dr. DiCicco maintains memberships at the American College of Surgeons, Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons, Southeastern Surgical Congress, and American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. DiCicco "I perform Bariatric Surgery, specializing in Robotic and laparoscopic techniques. I focus on sleeve gastrectomy and Roux-en-Y gastric bypass and revisional adjustable gastric banding surgery along with other revisional bariatric surgery."

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

12  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • University of Virginia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • American University of The Caribbean / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • St Agnes HealthCare
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • St Agnes HealthCare
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. DiCicco has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. DiCicco's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. DiCicco

4.9

Based on 68 reviews

5 Stars
97.05882352941177%
(66)
4 Stars
1.4705882352941178%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
1.4705882352941178%
(1)

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Very knowledgeable, kind office staff.
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Cecelia Johnson in Tampa , FL – Sep 17, 2018
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I’m so grateful to have done my research and to have found Dr. DiCicco on my own. He’s a wonderful surgeon, and I’m extremely pleased with the entire process and how effortless him & his staff made getting approved for vsg surgery with my insurance. If you want a surgeon with great bedside manner...Read More
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Elizabeth Morales in Lakeland , FL – Sep 08, 2018
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Dr. DiCicco and his staff have gone above and beyond to make my pre and post surgical experience the best it could possibly be. They have taken lots of time to talk with me and explain what to expect: easing my fears, and being an excellent source of support. I would highly recommend Dr. DiCicco...Read More
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Evelyn in Tampa, FL – Jul 23, 2018
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ABSOLUTELY!!!!!!
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NerRivera in Springhill, FL – Jul 17, 2018
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Dr. DiCicco is the most personable physician. I not only am a patient, I have seen him work with other patients first hand. I chose Dr. DiCicco to be my surgeon after seeing his bedside manor with other patients. I was a recovery room nurse when I first met Dr. DiCicco and respected the way he...Read More
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Angie Kelly-Jones in Valrico, FL – Jul 11, 2018
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