Dr. Richard Unger, DO

General Surgery •  Male • Age 58
  
Dr. Unger
Telehealth services available

St. Luke's Idaho Cardiology Associates

9850 W St Lukes Dr Nampa, ID 83687

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(208) 322-1680

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


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(208) 322-1680

Dr. Unger accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Alliance Select

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Dr. Unger's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

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

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

Esophageal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Unger treats Esophageal Diseases more than 87% of his peers

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

Hemorrhoids
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Unger treats Hemorrhoids more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Unger treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Unger's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendicitis
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Orchiectomy
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • 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)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Grafts
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

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Dr. Unger's Reviews

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Thank you for insisting on a port. Treatments are alot easier. Glenn Peterson (former patient)
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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.
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Biography

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

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Education

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

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  • Does Dr. Unger communicate via email?

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  • Does Dr. Unger offer telehealth services or virtual visits?

    No users have indicated that Dr. Unger offers telehealth services or virtual visits

  • Does Dr. Unger offer an online patient portal?

    No users have indicated that Dr. Unger offers an online patient portal

  • Does Dr. Unger have free onsite parking?

    No users have indicated that Dr. Unger has free onsite parking

  • Does Dr. Unger offer weekend visits?

    No users have indicated that Dr. Unger offers weekend visits

  • Does Dr. Unger offer evening visits?

    No users have indicated that Dr. Unger offers evening visits

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Locations

St. Luke's Idaho Cardiology Associates

St. Luke's Clinic - Idaho Cardiology9850 W St Lukes Dr Nampa, ID 83687
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Parkland Medical Center

Parkland Medical Center1 Parkland Dr Derry, NH 03038
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