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Dr. Richard Gillespie, MD

General Surgery
4.4 (7)
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19 years of experience

Overview

Dr. Richard Gillespie, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Raleigh, NC. They specialize in General Surgery, has 19 years of experience. They graduated from New York University and is affiliated with HonorHealth Scottsdale Osborn Medical Center, Honorhealth Scottsdale Shea Medical Center, Johnston Health and Rex Hospital.

Dr. Gillespie works at North Carolina Surgery Rex Thoracic in Raleigh, NC. They frequently treat conditions like Lung Cancer, Port Placements or Replacements and Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Locations

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    North Carolina Surgery Rex Thoracic
    2800 Blue Ridge Rd Ste 300, Raleigh, NC 27607 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (919) 784-5650
    Monday
    8:00am - 4:30pm
    Tuesday
    8:00am - 4:30pm
    Wednesday
    8:00am - 4:30pm
    Thursday
    8:00am - 4:30pm
    Friday
    8:00am - 4:30pm
    Saturday
    8:00am - 4:30pm
    Sunday
    8:00am - 4:30pm

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • HonorHealth Scottsdale Osborn Medical Center
  • Honorhealth Scottsdale Shea Medical Center
  • Johnston Health
  • Rex Hospital

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    4.4
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    May 09, 2020
    I like the way he takes time to explain everything, he takes time with and you feel special when you leave him , I trusted him with my life and I’m here , I would definitely trust him again , he takes care of his patients , I think he treats as he would his own family which I think is awesome
    W Sanderson — May 09, 2020
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    About Dr. Richard Gillespie, MD

    Specialties
    • General Surgery
    Specialties
    Years of Experience
    • 19 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1306040266
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Carolinas Medical Center
    Fellowship
    Internship
    • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • New York University
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Duke University
    Undergraduate School

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Gillespie has an average wait time of 10 – 15 minutes at their office(s).

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

    Dr. Gillespie works at North Carolina Surgery Rex Thoracic in Raleigh, NC. View the full address on Dr. Gillespie’s profile.

    Dr. Gillespie has seen patients for Lung Cancer, Port Placements or Replacements and Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Gillespie on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    7 patients have reviewed Dr. Gillespie. The overall rating for this provider is 4.4. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Gillespie.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Gillespie, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Gillespie appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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