Dr. Richard Eller, MD

Dr. Richard Eller, MD

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Age 57
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Dr. Richard Eller, MD is a general surgery specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Texas A&M University College Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in general surgery, bariatric medicine, and more.

18800 Preston Rd Ste 310

Dallas, TX 75252

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Eller's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Eller treats Cholecystitis and Gallstones more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Eller treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystitis
  • Gallstones
Thyroid Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Eller treats Thyroid Disease more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Eller treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Hypertension
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Eller treats Hypertension more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Eller treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Dexamethasone Sensitive Hypertension
  • Exertional Hypertension
  • Familial Hypertension
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hypertension in Pheochromocytoma
  • Hypertension, Adrenal Gland-Induced
  • Hypertension, Alcohol-Induced
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertension, Coarctation of the Aorta-Induced
  • Hypertension, Conn Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Corticosteroid-Induced
  • Hypertension, Cushing's Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Environment-Induced
  • Hypertension, Hyperaldosteronism-Induced
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertension, Nasal Decongestant-Induced
  • Hypertension, Renal Segmental Hypoplasia-Induced
  • Hypertension, Stress-Induced
  • Hypertensive Hypokalemia Familial
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
  • Labile Hypertension
  • Neurogenic Hypertension
  • Pediatric Hypertension
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Dexfenfluramine-Induced
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Familial
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Fenfluramine-Induced
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypoxic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Venous Hypertension
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • White Coat Hypertension

Dr. Eller's conditions and procedures:

  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendicitis
  • Bile Duct Disorders
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colitis
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Endocrine Disorders
  • Endometriosis of Colon
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Heartburn
  • Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hormone Imbalance
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypertension
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Diseases
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Lipomas
  • Lump
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mass
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Mole
  • Multiple Injuries
  • Multi-System Organ Failure
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Obesity
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Overweight
  • Pancreatitis
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parenteral Nutrition
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Sarcoma
  • SculpSure Laser Treatment
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Temperature-Controlled Radio Frequency Non-Invasive Skin Smoothing Treatment
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Testosterone Deficiency
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tube Feeding
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Weight Loss
  • Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome

About Me

Care Philosophy

I practice general surgery and perform most procedures laparoscopically.
I like to know my patients as individuals, and I have a "family doctor" approach to surgical care.
In addition to my General Surgery Practice, I also practice Wellne...

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Medicine
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1996
Vanderbilt University
Fellowship Hospital
1995
St Paul Hosp-U Tex Sw
Residency Hospital
1991
St Paul Hosp-U Tex Sw
Internship Hospital
1990
Texas A&M University College Of Medicine
Medical School
1986
Texas A&M University
Undergraduate School
1983
Baylor University
Undergraduate School
1996
1995
1991
1990
1986
1983

Awards

Dr. Eller's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Eller

4.8

Based on 19 reviews

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1 Star
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I had to have emergency surgery and Dr Eller and saved my life. Then I needed him for another surgery and everything turned out great. He is very personable and I can't say enough good things about Dr Eller
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Dr. Eller is an excellent physician. He is a great listener and allows ample time for his patients. He is competent, professional with great sense of humor. His office personnel, Jay and Katelin are fabulous and patient friendly. My surgery went very well and I would recommend Dr. Eller.
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Dr. Richard Eller is amazing! This gentleman has an amazing bedside manner, cares about his patients, speaks directly to his patients, and listens to his patient's concerns! Dr. Eller is NOT a pill-pusher, which is so refreshing! If you want to improve your health, lose weight, or have your...Read More
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Dr. Eller did surgery to have my gall bladder removed. Operation went well and I have no complications from the surgery. I was able to go to work after 5 days. Dr. Eller spent significant time with me (more than any other Dr. I have been to) to go over the procedure in detail. I was even able to...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Principal Financial Group
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

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