Dr. Richard Lewis, MD

Dr. Richard Lewis, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
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Dr. Richard Lewis, MD is a general surgery specialist in Hyannis, MA and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine in 1971 and specializes in general surgery.

40 Lewis Bay Rd

Hyannis, MA 02601

Contact Information

(508) 775-0800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
very high
more than 93% of peers
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
very high
more than 93% of peers
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
normal
more than 52% of peers

Dr. Lewis'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.

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

10  Conditions Treated

6  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lung Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lewis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lewis' Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lewis to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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

Dr. Lewis' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Demonstrates poor judgement and lack of professional qualities normally expected of someone in his position. A clear case for requiring medical license renewal at a more frequent intervals. He shouldn't be licensed to practice medicine any more than my deceased father should have a valid drivers...more
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