Dr. Richard Fleming, MD

Dr. Richard Fleming, MD

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General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
56 y/o
(11)

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Dr. Richard Fleming, MD is a general surgery specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston and specializes in general surgery and surgical oncology.

Texas Oncology

901 W Ben White Blvd

Austin, TX 78704
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

Learn about Dr. Fleming

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Top Care Areas

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

Melanoma
very high
more than 94% of peers
Cancer
high
more than 76% of peers
Pancreatic Cancer
normal
more than 73% of peers

Dr. Fleming's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Fleming "To provide excellent, evidence-based care for each patient we serve, while advancing cancer care for tomorrow."
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

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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.

Education

  • University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Tex Med Br
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • University Tex Med Br
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • MD Anderson Cancer Center University Tex Med Br
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Shriners Burn Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fleming has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Fleming does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Fleming and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

St. David's South Austin Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
America's 100 Best Hospitals Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Fleming is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Fleming's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fleming to family and friends
4.3
based on 11 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Fleming's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Austin, TX
He's an excellent Doctor, & more importantly he's a great human! Not only he's extremely knowledgeable Also He listens to all of your concerns & explain everything thoroughly! Gives you all the options! My dad & I are very fortunate to have him as our Dr! Thank you for being there for us! God...more
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in Burnet, TX
Great! Dr. Fleming is excellent at explaining what is going to happen & putting us at ease due to his experience & skill at restoring health. As a surgeon he was excellent & did a super job. A true blessing to those in need of surgery. His staff was wonderful, kind & helpful. Thank you!
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