Dr. Richard Y. Zhu, MD

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Dr. Richard Y. Zhu, MD

General Surgery | Male

24 Joliet St # 101, Dyer, IN 46311 Get Directions
(219) 865-2059

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Dr. Zhu specializes in General Surgery and practices in Dyer, IN. He practices at 1 location.

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      4.3 based on 6 responses
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      • Helpfulness
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      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Zhu's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Up front and honest, bedside manor is an A+. My mom is 90, he made sure that we know EVERYTHING that would take place. He was on the phone with us until after midnight. He has such a humble spirit.
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      Specialties

      • General Surgery

      Board Certifications

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      • General Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Disorders
      • Abdominal Pain
      • Abscess
      • Anal and Rectal Cancer
      • Anal Disorders
      • Aneurysm
      • Anorectal Abscess
      • Appendicitis
      • Benign Tumor
      • Breast Cancer
      • Breast Diseases
      • Breast Lump
      • Cancer
      • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
      • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
      • Colorectal Cancer
      • Constipation
      • Crohn's Disease
      • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
      • Esophageal Diseases
      • Fracture
      • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
      • Gallbladder Cancer
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Gynecologic Cancer
      • Head and Neck Cancer
      • Hemorrhoids
      • Hernia
      • Hyperparathyroidism
      • Incisional Hernia
      • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
      • Inguinal Hernia
      • Intestinal Abscess
      • Intestinal Obstruction
      • Lipomas
      • Liver Cancer
      • Lung Cancer
      • Neuroendocrine Tumors
      • Partial Lung Collapse
      • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
      • Pleural Effusion
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Secondary Malignancies
      • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
      • Stomach Cancer
      • Stomach Diseases
      • Thrombosis
      • Ulcer
      • Ulcerative Colitis
      • Umbilical Hernia
      • Vascular Disease
      • Ventral Hernia

      Procedures Performed

      • Abdominal Surgery
      • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
      • Appendectomy
      • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
      • Appendectomy, Open
      • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
      • Biopsy of Breast
      • Bone Marrow Biopsy
      • Breast Surgical Procedure
      • Colectomy
      • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
      • Colon and Rectal Surgery
      • Colon Surgery
      • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
      • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
      • Esophageal Surgery
      • Excision of Skin Lesion
      • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
      • Gallbladder Removal
      • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
      • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
      • Gallbladder Surgery
      • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
      • Gastroenterology Procedures
      • Hepatectomy
      • Hernia Repair
      • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
      • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
      • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
      • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
      • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
      • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
      • Lung Surgery
      • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
      • Mastectomy
      • Minimally Invasive Surgery
      • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
      • Port Placements or Replacements
      • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
      • Skin Grafts
      • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
      • Stomach Surgery
      • Thoracentesis
      • Thyroid Surgery
      • Trigger Point Injection
      • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
      • Vaginal Surgery

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        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago

        Graduated in 2003

      • Residency Hospital
        Saint Joseph Hospital

        Completed in 2008

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Chinese
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in General Surgery
      • Board certified in General Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Zhu's Office & Staff

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      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Zhu

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      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients