Dr. Richard Earnhardt, MD

Dr. Richard Earnhardt, MD

General Surgery  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. Richard Earnhardt, MD is a general surgery specialist in Fredericksburg, VA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Duke University School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in general surgery.

4548 Empire Ct

Fredericksburg, VA 22408

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Insurance Accepted

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

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Earnhardt's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Umbilical Hernia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Earnhardt treats Umbilical Hernia more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Earnhardt treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Cholecystitis and Gallstones
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Earnhardt treats Cholecystitis and Gallstones more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Earnhardt treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystitis
  • Gallstones
Abdominal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Earnhardt treats Abdominal Disorders more than 96% of his peers

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

Dr. Earnhardt's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Adrenalectomy
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Aneurysm
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Dialysis Access Procedures
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Bile Duct 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
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoids
Hepatectomy
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hyperparathyroidism
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)
Kidney Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Meckel's Diverticulum
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Pancreatic Cancer
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroidectomy
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
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
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Secondary Malignancies
Skin Grafts
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thoracentesis
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroidectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventral Hernia
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Earnhardt, MD is a general surgery specialist in Fredericksburg, VA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Duke University School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • University Of Virginia Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
  • University Of Virginia Med Center
    Residency Hospital
  • University Of Virginia Med Center
    Internship Hospital
  • 1989
    Duke University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1989

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Dr. Earnhardt's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Earnhardt

4.5

Based on 16 reviews

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1 Star
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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My young adult daughter with disabilities was seen by Dr Earnhardt. He & his staff were compassionate & so professional. Completely satisfied with the procedure & follow up care. Excellent experience & highly recommend this office.
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Dr. Earnhardt was very informative and did not feel that the diagnosis was correct nor that surgery was the appropriate option. We appreciated his medical advice, and loved his professional, friendly and caring attitude. We learned more in that 15 minutes than we had in numerous visits to other...Read More
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My husband had his gall bladder removed laparoscopicly and ended up with a huge “hematoma” on his side and difficulty breathing. Saw the doc and was told perfectly normal result of the surgery without even looking at him. Didn’t listen to him when he complained of breathing issues. He ended up...Read More
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Dr. Earnhardt is a wonderful physician whose skills are super and his positive, caring manner makes the process so much easier.
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Dr. Earnhardt has provided excellent service for many years now. He take sufficient time with listening to your issues and provides good explanations. I highly recommend Dr. Earnhardt and the facility.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

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Mary Washington Hospital

Fredericksburg, VA