Dr. Richard Eller, MD

Dr. Richard Eller, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
Dr. Richard Eller, MD is a general surgery specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from The Texas A&M University System Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in general surgery, bariatric medicine, and more.

18800 Preston Rd Ste 310

Dallas, TX 75252

Contact Information

(214) 619-5225

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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Top Care Areas

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Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
more than 5% of peers
Inguinal Hernia
more than 5% of peers
more than 5% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Eller "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. I also practice bariatric medicine, helping patients to manage their weight with nutritional counseling and lifestyle change."

3  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Medicine
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

58  Conditions Treated


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18  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • Baylor University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • Texas A&M University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • The Texas A&M University System Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • St Paul Hosp-U Tex Sw
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • St Paul Hosp-U Tex Sw
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Vanderbilt University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Eller has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Eller's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Eller to family and friends
17 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Eller's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Somehow my intestines had gotten twisted and then adhered itself to my stomach wall. Dr. Eller literally saved my life. I can't begin to say enough good things about Dr. Eller. He has operated on me twice now, and I trust him completely. He is very personable and just a caring man. I Love Dr Eller
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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...more
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