Dr. Richard Hsu, MD

Dr. Richard Hsu, MD

General Surgery  ·  
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Age 44
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Dr. Richard Hsu, MD is a general surgery specialist in Stratford, CT and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from Yale University in 2003 and specializes in general surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

495 Hawley Ln Ste 2-A

Stratford, CT 06614

Contact Information

(203) 375-2861

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Hsu's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

37  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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28  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • Johns Hopkins University / School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Yale University
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Stanford Hospitals and Clinics
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Stanford Hospitals and Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Yale University
    Other Education | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hsu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Mandarin
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hsu's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hsu to family and friends
43 total reviews (15 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (43)

  • 5
    (39)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Hsu's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (15)

My son suffered with MALS for years. After years of misdiagnosis and several specialists later, I took a chance on Dr Hsu. After he reviewed my sons CT scan he agreed my son had MALS. Being a cardiology pacemaker RN I trusted his expert opinion after talking to him. My family and I traveled all...more
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He's amazing! He takes so much time to explain things thoroughly so you can understand and he's very knowledgeable. He's the kindest doctor I've ever had. He was able to diagnose me after many years of suffering. My three kids, husband, and I are truly thankful to him for saving my life. I'm no...more
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Dr. Hsu goes above and beyond what most surgeons would do to help his patients. His team of caring professionals are top-notch. My son was 11 years old when he had surgery with Dr. Hsu, he was in debilitating pain before surgery, from MALS. Just a few short weeks after surgery, our son made the...more
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My daughter had surgery with Dr. Hsu in 2016. He literally saved her life. She was in excruciating pain for nearly 2 years, couldn’t eat and was losing weight. Her life was spent in bed due to MALS pain. We had every test imaginable to try to find out what was going on but got nowhere. I heard of...more
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We flew from Seattle to Connecticut for Dr Hsu to perform Median Arcuate Ligament surgery. The whole experience was amazing from his first compassionate phone call to the attention to detail after recovery. Dr Hsu’s work changed my daughter’s life.
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