Dr. Richard Picciocca, MD

Dr. Richard Picciocca, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
48 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Richard Picciocca, MD is a general surgery specialist in Brandon, FL and has been practicing for 17 years. He specializes in general surgery, cardiac surgery, and more.Read his story

Suncoast Surgical Associates

519 Medical Oaks Ave

Brandon, FL 33511
Get Directions

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Picciocca's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Picciocca's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Picciocca performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Picciocca performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Port Placements or Replacements
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Picciocca performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Picciocca performs this procedure more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal
Hernia Repair

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Dr. Picciocca's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Cancer
Abdominal Hernia
Abdominal Surgery
Abscess Incision and Drainage
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acid Reflux Surgery
Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Biliary Disorders
Bowel Resection
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Surgery
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Exploratory Surgery
Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy
Gallbladder Diseases
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Surgery
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Surgery
Intestinal Diseases
Intestinal Obstruction
Laparoscopic Colectomy
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Abscess
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Removal, Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymph Node Resection
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Thymectomy
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Pleural Effusion
Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Rectal Cancer
Small Intestine Disorders
Small Intestine Diverticulosis
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Temporal Artery Biopsy
Thoracic Surgical Procedure
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Surgery
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Tracheal Surgery
Vascular Disease
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

The board certified surgeons at Suncoast Surgical Associates, P.A. have accrued over twenty five years of experience caring for general and thoracic surgical patients. Providing the highest quality of care to our patients is of paramount importanc...


  • General Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery


  • Wake Forest University
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Albany Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
  • Albany Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
  • 2001
    Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
    Medical School


  • Spanish
  • English


Dr. Picciocca's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Picciocca


Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
4 Stars
3 Stars
2 Stars
1 Star

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Picciocca?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Picciocca's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Richard Picciocca, MD
Dr. Richard Picciocca. My mom had chemo 09/09/16. The morn of the 16th "chemo day" An observation was made that the port looked infected. A decision was made to call Dr. P who placed the port in.He seemed a bit irritated,as he was called up between surgeries.He glanced said ah it doesn't look...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option4
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Richard Picciocca, MD?

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Picciocca?


Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Picciocca treats patients.

Learn more

Compare General Surgeons

More General Surgeons like Dr. Picciocca at Suncoast Surgical Associates

Show All General Surgeons