Dr. Richard Guttman, MD

Dr. Richard Guttman, MD

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Age 51
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Dr. Richard Guttman, MD is a general surgery specialist in Wooster, OH and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1992 and specializes in general surgery.

721 E Milltown Rd

Wooster, OH 44691

Contact Information

(330) 287-4600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
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Top Care Areas

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

Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers
Intestinal Obstruction
very high
more than 93% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

69  Conditions Treated

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50  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Orchiectomy
  • Paracentesis
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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 Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • University Of Illinois
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Of Illinois
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Guttman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Guttman's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Guttman to family and friends
9 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Guttman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Guttman treats you like an individual person not just a patient. He is thorough in explaining everything and willing to listen to questions and concerns. I always felt as though he was treating me as he would a member of his own family.
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A Great Doctor and a nice guy. Thank you for fixing my hernia and your great bed side manner. I always feel complete confidence with you as my Doctor. Terr Olson
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Very caring and professional. Explains everything well. Makes you feel at ease. I highly recommend him.
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Dr. Guttman in informative, patient, and professional
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Dr Guttman is a very kind and respectful Doctor. He makes sure you understand everything from a procedure to surgery. During my stay at hospital after my surgery Dr Guttman would always look in on me to see how i was feeling and to answer any questions I had. He's not a rush rush I hoots go Doctor....more
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