Dr. Richard King, MD

Dr. Richard King, MD

Trauma Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 52
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Richard King is an Assistant Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics at SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, New York and specializes in acute care surgery, to include the management of trauma, burns, complex wounds, emergency abdominal surgery, and surgical critical care.

750 E Adams St

Syracuse, NY 13210

Contact Information

(315) 464-1800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • MVP Health Care
  • Tricare

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Dr. King's Experience

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Dr. King's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Trauma Surgery
  • Board certified in Critical Care Surgery and General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. King "We treat you as we would want our family members treated or would want to be treated ourselves. "
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Specialties

  • Trauma Surgery
  • Burn Care
  • Burn Surgery
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vein Diseases
  • Ventral Hernia
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Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Wound Care and Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Cornell University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Madigan Army Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Penn St University Hershey Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Penn St University Hershey Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. King's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. King to family and friends
5.0
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Dr. King'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
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. King accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
  • EmblemHealth
    GHI PPO
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
    Excellus BlueCross BlueShield PPO
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life

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Hospitals where Dr. King has admitting privileges

Crouse Hospital
736 Irving Ave
Syracuse, NY 13210
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Upstate University Hospital
750 E Adams St
Syracuse, NY 13210
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