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Dr. Rachel Beard, MD

General Surgery*
3.2 (11)
Map Pin Small Providence, RI
Accepting new patients
15 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Rachel Beard, MD

Dr. Rachel Beard, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Providence, RI. They specialize in General Surgery, has 15 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from Thomas Jefferson University and is affiliated with The Miriam Hospital and Rhode Island Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Beard an average 3.2 star rating.

Dr. Beard works at Practice in Providence, RI. They frequently treat conditions like Pancreatic Cancer along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Beard's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Rih Gastrointestinal Associates
    2 Dudley St Ste 370, Providence, RI 02905 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (401) 553-8338

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • The Miriam Hospital
  • Rhode Island Hospital

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Pancreatic Cancer
Small Intestine Cancer
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract

Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Pancreatic Cancer
Small Intestine Cancer
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Biliary Atresia
Cholangiocarcinoma
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Gallbladder Cancer
Gallstones
Inguinal Hernia
Intestinal Obstruction
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Stomach Cancer
Bile Duct Procedure
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Gastrectomy
Gastrectomy with Robotic Assist
Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair
Liver Biopsy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Abdominal Pain
Acute Bowel Infarction
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Appendicitis
Ascites
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Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Breast Cancer
Breast Lump
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Empyema
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Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gastric Ulcer
Gynecologic Cancer
Hiatal Hernia
Ileus
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Incisional Hernia
Intestinal Abscess
Ischemic Colitis
Lipomas
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Meckel's Diverticulum
Obstructed Inguinal Hernia
Partial Lung Collapse
Pelvic Abscess
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Primary Biliary Cholangitis
Pyloric Stenosis
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Malignancies
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Traumatic Brain Injury
Umbilical Hernia
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Ventral Hernia
Abdominoplasty
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Arterial Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Cholecystectomy with Robotic Assist
Colectomy
Duodenal Polypectomy
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Open
Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
Gastrotomy
Hemigastrectomy
Hepatectomy
Hernia Repair
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Appendectomy
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Robotic Assist
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Laparoscopic Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair
Laparotomy
Open Appendectomy
Open Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional or Ventral Hernia Repair
Open Inguinal Hernia Repair
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Port Placements or Replacements
Proctectomy
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
Sphincterotomy
Spinal Nerve Block
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Splenectomy with Robotic Assist
Thoracentesis
Tracheal Surgery
Venous Thrombectomy
Ventral Hernia Repair Laparoscopic
Wedge Resection Colon
Wound Repair
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    About Dr. Rachel Beard, MD

    Specialties*
    • General Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 15 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1962639690
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Rachel Beard, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Beard is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Beard has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Beard has seen patients for Pancreatic Cancer, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Beard on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    11 patients have reviewed Dr. Beard. The overall rating for this provider is 3.2. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Beard.

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