Dr. Russell Ryan, MD

Dr. Russell Ryan, MD

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Age 69
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Dr. Russell Ryan, MD is a general surgery specialist in Salem, MA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University in 1975 and specializes in general surgery.

55 Highland Ave

Salem, MA 01970

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Ryan's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abdominal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ryan treats Abdominal Disorders more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Ryan treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Colon and Rectal Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ryan performs Colon and Rectal Surgery more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Ryan performs this procedure more than 91% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ryan treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Ryan treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Ryan's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Surgery
Esophageal Varices
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fecal Impaction Removal
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Fracture
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastrectomy
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Meckel's Diverticulum
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Orchiectomy
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Pulmonary Disease
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Rib Fracture
Secondary Malignancies
Skin Grafts
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thrombosis
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Russell Ryan, MD is a general surgery specialist in Salem, MA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University in 1975 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1981
Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1980
Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency Hospital
1976
Massachusetts General Hospital
Internship Hospital
1975
Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
Medical School
1981
1980
1976
1975

Languages

  • French Creole
  • English

Awards

Dr. Ryan's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ryan

1.8

Based on 12 reviews

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4 Stars
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1 Star
66.66666666666667%
(8)

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I just had a cyst removed by Dr Russell and found him to be professional, courteous and reassuring.
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I was 28yo when this dr removed my gallbladder after being misdiagnosed for 2yrs by his collegue. He knicked my liver while removing my gallbladder and I bled out internally for 12 hours in recovery at Salem Hospital. I was rushed into emergency surgery at 12am where they drained over 2 liters of...Read More
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not positive, he was dismissive, condescending and was not a good listener
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO