Dr. Richard Wilson, MD

Dr. Richard Wilson, MD

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Dr. Richard Wilson, MD is a general surgery specialist in Panama City, FL and has been practicing for 20 years. He specializes in general surgery and bariatric surgery.Read his story

Surgical Associates of Northwest Florida

740 Harrison Ave

Panama City, FL 32401
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

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Top Care Areas

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Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 88% of peers
more than 59% of peers
Stomach Surgery
more than 51% of peers

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Dr. Wilson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Wilson "Dr. Richard Wilson is a bariatric and general surgeon and affiliated with Surgical Associates of Northwest Florida in Panama City, FL. He has performed more than 300 bariatric weight loss surgery procedures. In addition to bariatric and general surgery, his specialties also include colon and rectal surgery.He graduated from Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia in 1993 and joined the medical staff of Gulf Coast Regional Medical Center the same year."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wilson "We are a well established surgical care group offering personalized care, important education and state of the art intervention for rapid recovery."

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

2  Conditions Treated

12  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Emory University
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Emory University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Emory University
    Internship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Richard Wilson, MD
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Office staff especially Linda is very rude. Elderly patients that have been patients for years with Dr Ted Wilson and later Dr Richard Wilson are told they can not be Seen if they need to be seen for a different problem even if the problem is listed under conditions he treats. Told to get a...Read More
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Doctor Wilson is the best general surgeon in Panama City , Flrida He is an amazing person , has a kind heart , so smart and intelligent physician I recommend him to everyone looking for general surgeon I trusted him and I always feel I am in a good hand with him God bless Doctor Wilson I love...Read More
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