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Dr. Richard Walter, DO

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 70

Dr. Walter

Dr. Richard Walter, DO is a gastroenterology specialist in Vincennes, IN and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Kirksville College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1980 and specializes in gastroenterology.


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Dr. Walter's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diarrhea
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Dr. Walter treats Diarrhea more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Walter treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dysphagia
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Dr. Walter treats Dysphagia more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Walter treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Abdominal Pain
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walter treats Abdominal Pain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Walter treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Walter's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anemia
  • Anoscopy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Food Poisoning
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Manometry
  • Megacolon
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Salmonella Food Poisoning
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Walter, DO is a gastroenterology specialist in Vincennes, IN and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Kirksville College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1980 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1985
Chicago Osteopathic Medical Center, Gastroenterology Fellowship
Fellowship Hospital
1983
Normandy Osteopathic Hospital, Internal Medicine Residency
Residency Hospital
1981
Normandy Osteopathic Hospital, Rotating Medical Internship
Internship Hospital
1980
Kirksville College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Medical School
1976
Rutgers University / New Brunswick Campus
1974
Farleigh Dickerson University
1970
Kean College
Undergraduate School
1985
1983
1981
1980
1976
1974
1970

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