Dr. Richard Gitter, MD

Dr. Richard Gitter, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 54
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Dr. Richard Gitter, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Sioux City, IA. He is 54 years old and has been practicing for 25 years.

801 5th St

Sioux City, IA 51101

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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more than 18% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Gitter does not have any board certifications listed.

15

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Disease
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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Procedures

  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • University Of Virginia
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • University Of Virginia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gitter's Reviews

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Dr. Gitter's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Answers Questions
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  • Time well spent
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Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
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  • Staff friendliness
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Dr. Gitter accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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