Dr. Richard Mason, DO

Dr. Richard Mason, DO

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General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
55 y/o
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Dr. Richard Mason, DO is a general surgery doctor who practices in Sandwich, IL. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 28 years.

Edward Medical Group

1 E County Line Rd Ste B

Sandwich, IL 60548
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Accepted insurance

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Beacon Health Strategies
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • HFN
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Diseases
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more than 83% of peers
Excision of Breast Tumor
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more than 77% of peers
Appendicitis
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more than 75% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Mason "As a member of Edward Medical Group, I will work and collaborate with my partners to create Clinical Excellence and Exceptional Patient Service. I will provide quality and compassionate care while being a steward of accountability, partnership and positive change in order to promote a spirit of caring and a healing environment."
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thrombosis
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • 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 Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Skin Grafts
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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

  • Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine / Midwestern University
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • St James Hospital and Health Centers
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • St James Hospital and Health Centers
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mason has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Mason does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Mason and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Edward Hospital and Health Services

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2018 Five Star Recipient for Treatment of Bowel Obstruction

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Dr. Mason's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mason to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews
Dr. Mason's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Mason accepts 23 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Aetna
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Ambetter
  • Beacon Health Strategies
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Choice PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Blue Preferred PPO
    Medicare Select HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois HMO
    Blue Precision HMO
  • Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna POS
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    GWH Open Access Plus POS
  • Cofinity
    Cofinity PPO
  • CorVel
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health Care HMO
    Coventry Health Care POS
    Coventry Health Care PPO
  • HealthLink
    HealthLink PPO
  • HFN
    HFN PPO
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Choice PPO
    Gold Plus HMO
    Humana HMO
    Medicaid MMA HMO
  • Medicaid of Illinois
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • PHCS
    PHCS PPO
  • Preferred Network Access
    Preferred Network Access PPO
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
    Three Rivers Provider Network PPO
  • Tricare
    Standard
    TRICARE Reserve Select
  • UniCare
    UniCare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 1 HMO
    AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 2 HMO
    Choice HMO
    Choice Plus HMO
    Choice Plus PPO
    Core PPO
    Medicare Advantage
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    Select HMO
    Select Plus HMO
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Mason has admitting privileges

Edward Hospital and Health Services
801 S Washington St
Naperville, IL 60540
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Rush - Copley Medical Center
2000 Ogden Ave
Aurora, IL 60504
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Northwestern Medicine Valley West Hospital
1302 North Main Street
Sandwich, IL 60548
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