Dr. Richard Unger Jr, DO

General SurgeryMaleAge 59

Dr. Unger Jr
Telehealth services available

Gundersen Prairie Du Chien Clinic

610 E Taylor St Prairie Du Chien, WI 53821

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(608) 326-6466

Dr. Richard Unger Jr, DO is a General Surgery Specialist in Prairie Du Chien, WI. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Unger Jr to book an appointment.

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  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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Dr. Unger Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hemorrhoids
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Unger Jr treats Hemorrhoids more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Unger Jr treats this condition more than 76% of his peers

Umbilical Hernia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Unger Jr treats Umbilical Hernia more than 57% of his peers

Dr. Unger Jr treats this condition more than 57% of his peers

Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Unger Jr performs Appendectomy, Laparoscopic more than 57% of his peers

Dr. Unger Jr performs this procedure more than 57% of his peers

Dr. Unger Jr's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendicitis
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Lumpectomy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Thoracentesis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

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Dr. Unger Jr accepts the following insurance:

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Humana
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Dr. Unger Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Unger Jr

4.3

Based on 6 ratings

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What went well
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (5)
  • Explained conditions well (5)
  • Listened & answered questions (5)
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed (1)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (1)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (1)
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Thank you for insisting on a port. Treatments are alot easier. Glenn Peterson (former patient)
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Glenn Peterson in Boone, ia – Mar 07, 2018
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Just had a colonoscopy done and he was very informative of what to expect , what could happen and what he found. Waiting for follow up in couple weeks for lab results. Very down to earth person.
What went well
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Manchester, Iowa – Mar 02, 2017
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Unger Jr, DO is a General Surgery Specialist in Prairie Du Chien, WI. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to...Read more

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Education

At Still University Health Sciences/Kirksville College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Medical School

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Richard Unger Jr, DO offer telehealth services?

Dr. Unger Jr has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Does Dr. Richard Unger Jr, DO accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Richard Unger Jr, DO's top areas of care?

Dr. Unger Jr frequently treats Hemorrhoids, Umbilical Hernia, and Appendectomy, Laparoscopic. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Unger Jr treats.

Where is Dr. Richard Unger Jr, DO's office located?

Dr. Unger Jr's office is located at 610 E Taylor St, Prairie Du Chien, WI 53821. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Practice

Gundersen Prairie Du Chien Clinic610 E Taylor St Prairie Du Chien, WI 53821
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