Dr. Richard Hood Jr, MD

Dr. Richard Hood Jr, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 92
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Dr. Richard Hood Jr, MD is a general surgery specialist in Dilley, TX and has been practicing for 61 years. He graduated from Univ Of Louisville Sch Of Med in 1949 and specializes in general surgery and thoracic surgery.

111 E Miller St

Dilley, TX 78017

Contact Information

(830) 965-1684

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna

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Esophageal Diseases
very high
more than 90% of peers
Vascular Disease
normal
more than 52% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
normal
more than 39% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

19  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

2  Procedures

  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Lung Surgery

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

  • Univ Of Louisville Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1949
  • Us Navy Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1950
  • V a Greater Healthcare-Los Angeles
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1957

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hood Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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