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Dr. Richard Gitter, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 55

Dr. Gitter

Dr. Richard Gitter, MD is a general surgery specialist in Sioux City, IA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in general surgery and thoracic surgery.


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Dr. Gitter's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Vascular Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gitter treats Vascular Disease more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Gitter treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gitter performs Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration more than 14% of his peers

Dr. Gitter performs this procedure more than 14% of his peers

Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gitter performs Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage more than 14% of his peers

Dr. Gitter performs this procedure more than 14% of his peers

Dr. Gitter's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Thoracentesis
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Gitter, MD is a general surgery specialist in Sioux City, IA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in general surgery and thoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

1999
University Of Virginia
Fellowship Hospital
1999
University Of Virginia
Internship Hospital
1992
Tulane University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1999
1999
1992

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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