Dr. Richard Wood, MD

Dr. Richard Wood, MD

General Surgery | Male | 81 years old

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Dr. Wood specializes in General Surgery and practices in Dallas, TX. He practices at 1 location.

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Dr. Wood's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in General Surgery
  •  Board certified in General Surgery and Thoracic Surgery
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pleural Cancer

Education

  • Medical School
    Med Coll Of Wi

    Graduated in 1962

  • Internship Hospital
    Cincinnati Genl Hosp

    Completed in 1962

  • Residency Hospital
    U Ky Med Ctr

    Completed in 1968

  • Fellowship Hospital
    St Bartholomews Hosp

    Completed in 1965

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy