Dr. Richard Mason, DO

Dr. Richard Mason, DO

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
56 y/o
(3)

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Dr. Richard Mason, DO is a general surgery specialist in Sandwich, IL and has been practicing for 29 years. He specializes in general surgery.

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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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Dr. Mason's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mason performs Appendectomy, Laparoscopic more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Mason performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Appendicitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mason treats Appendicitis more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Mason treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Chronic Appendicitis
  • Parasitic Appendicitis
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mason performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Mason performs this procedure more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Mason's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal or Rectal Pain
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Biopsy of Breast
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Reconstruction
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Carcinoma in Situ
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Empyema
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
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
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatic Cancer
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
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)
Secondary Malignancies
Skin Grafts
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Sphincterotomy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Thyroid Lobectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

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.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Insurance accepted

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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 Plus HMO
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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