Dr. Richard Montgomery, MD

Dr. Richard Montgomery, MD

Surgical Oncology  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. Richard Montgomery, MD is a surgical oncology specialist in Lexington, KY and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of Louisville School Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in surgical oncology, breast surgical oncology, and more.Read his story

1221 S Broadway Fl 2

Lexington, KY 40504

Contact Information

(859) 258-4271

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Montgomery's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abdominal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Montgomery treats Abdominal Disorders more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Montgomery treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Hernia Repair
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Montgomery performs Hernia Repair more than 89% of his peers

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

Breast Diseases
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Montgomery treats Breast Diseases more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Montgomery treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Montgomery's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Adrenalectomy
Adrenalectomy With Robotic Assistance
All Lymphoma
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Anorectal Abscess
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Valve Disease
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Autoimmune Diseases
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Benign Tumor
Biliary Atresia
Bladder Cancer
Bleeding Disorders
Blood Disorders
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Brain Disorders
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cardiomyopathy
Carotid Artery Disease
Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Cholangiocarcinoma
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
Colectomy
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Congenital Heart Defects
Constipation
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Fistula
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagomyotomy
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
Fracture
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastrectomy
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hepatectomy
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Atresia
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
Laparotomy
Leukocytosis
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphoma, Large-Cell
Mantle Cell Lymphoma
Mastectomy
Melanoma
Mitral Valve Disease
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Myeloproliferative Disorders
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Neutropenia
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
Osteosarcoma
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Pancreatic Cancer
Pancytopenia
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroidectomy
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Prostate Cancer
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
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)
Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
Reticulosarcoma
Rib Fracture
Secondary Malignancies
Segmentectomy, Open
Skin Cancer
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thalassemia
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroidectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcer
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Urinary Disorders
Uterine Diseases
Vagotomy
Vascular Disease
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

Patient focused care with an emphasis on providing the patient with all the information needed to make the appropriate decisions in their care.  He offers sound diagnosis and presents treatment optins with guidence toward a reccomendation that takes each patient's individual situation into consiederation.

Specialties

  • Surgical Oncology
  • Breast Surgical Oncology
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Endocrine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Fox Chae Cancer Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 1996-1998
    Fellowship Hospital
  • University Of Louisville Affiliated Hospitals
    Residency Hospital
  • 1993-1996
    Residency Hospital
  • University Of Louisville Affiliated Hospitals
    Internship Hospital
  • 1991
    University Of Louisville School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1991
  • Texas A&M University / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School

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Dr. Montgomery's Reviews

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Based on 9 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. Montgomery is very involved in the entire process. Very personable and easy to work with. He did numerous tests to try and avoid invasive surgery and explained everything he was doing fully. After surgery he checked on me every day in addition to the resident doctor's checkup. I would highly...Read More
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Wonderful bedside. Took great care of mom. Answered every question. Really cared about her on her situation.
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Put us at ease quickly. Really cares about me and what happens. Very knowledgable and up to date. VERY Kind and reassuring
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
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Saint Joseph East

Lexington, KY

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