Dr. Rick Rawson, MD

Dr. Rick Rawson, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
74 y/o
(12)

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Dr. Rick Rawson, MD is a general surgery specialist in Stockton, CA and has been practicing for 49 years. He specializes in general surgery.

Dignity Health Medical Group - Stockton

1901 N California St

Stockton, CA 95204
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Rawson performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Abdominal Disorders
high
more than 83% of peers
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
high
more than 81% of peers
Inguinal Hernia
normal
more than 76% of peers

Dr. Rawson's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

37  Conditions Treated

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35  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colon Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • 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
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Vagotomy
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.

Education

  • University of Colorado At Denver
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • San Joaquin Gen Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rawson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rawson's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rawson to family and friends
12 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Rawson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I had surgery 2004 and now I'm having issues with the area of the hernia repair. I feel as if it has relocated in the stomach. I was told the Hernia was little then out of surgery Dr. Rawson said it was bigger than he thought. I had a infection . Which I took care of at home. I wasn't told about...more
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If it wasent for him , my life would be shortened. I am healthy because of him.
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