Dr. Richard Geer, MD

Dr. Richard Geer, MD

Surgical Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Richard Geer, MD is a surgical oncology specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 1983 and specializes in surgical oncology, oncology, and more.

356 24th Ave N Ste 400

Nashville, TN 37203

Contact Information

(615) 329-7887

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicaid of Kentucky
  • MultiPlan
  • 3 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
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. Geer's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Anal and Rectal Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Geer treats Anal and Rectal Cancer more than 97% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Anal Cancer
  • Rectal Cancer
Breast Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Geer treats Breast Diseases more than 96% of his peers

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

Anal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Geer treats Anal Disorders more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Geer treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Geer's conditions and procedures:

Acute Leukemia
Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Adrenalectomy
All Lymphoma
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anemia
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendicitis
Autoimmune Diseases
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Biliary Atresia
Biopsy of Breast
Bladder Cancer
Bleeding Disorders
Blood Disorders
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Brain Disorders
Breast Cancer
Breast Cancer Surgery
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Carcinoma in Situ
Cholangiocarcinoma
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholecystoenterostomy
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
Colectomy
Colorectal Cancer
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Varices
Esophagomyotomy
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastrectomy
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Hepatectomy
Hodgkin's Disease
Hypercoagulable State
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Kidney Cancer
Laparotomy
Leukocytosis
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Liver Surgery
Lung Cancer
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphoma
Mastectomy
Meckel's Diverticulum
Melanoma
Merkel Cell Carcinoma
Multiple Myeloma
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Myeloproliferative Disorders
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Nodular Lymphoma
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Osteosarcoma
Ovarian Cancer
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Pancreatic Cancer
Pancytopenia
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroidectomy
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Polycythemia Rubra Vera
Port Placements or Replacements
Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
Prostate Cancer
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Retina Diseases
Secondary Malignancies
Skin Cancer
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Testicular Cancer
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Umbilical Hernia
Urinary Disorders
Uterine Cancer
Uterine Diseases
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Care Philosophy

The Physicians and staff of The Surgical Clinic, PLLC, have been and continue to be committed to the highest ethical standards in the conduct of our healthcare and business operations. We demand of ourselves full compliance with all federal, state and local laws. We are committed to preventing, detecting, and disciplining any unethical behavior.

Specialties

  • Surgical Oncology
  • Oncology
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1992
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Fellowship Hospital
1990
Vanderbilt University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1984
Vanderbilt University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1983
University Of Alabama At Birmingham
Medical School
1979
University Of Alabama At Birmingham
Undergraduate School
1992
1990
1984
1983
1979

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Geer's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Geer

4.3

Based on 31 reviews

5 Stars
80.64516129032258%
(25)
4 Stars
3.225806451612903%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
16.129032258064516%
(5)

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Great bedside manner. Very professional.
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Will not !! He spent 10 min in the office with me and sent me on my way with a ordered ct scan and surgery day .. I still don’t have my ct scan results and haven’t Gerard from them about the surgery!
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Very comforting ang most importantly an excellent surgeon!
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I was well pleased with the results of my surgery. When facing a difficult decision and diagnosis, see Dr Geer, who will take the time to explain your options and ease your mind.
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Dr. Geer is the most compationate physician I have EVER had to operate on me. His bedside manners are so loving and he is such a gentleman. I highly recommend him to any age and any illness. He is and angel!
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Cigna-HealthSpring
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Medicaid of Kentucky
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
USA Managed Care Organization
WellCare
WellCare PPO

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