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Dr. Richard Gordon, MD

General Surgery*
4.2 (37)
Map Pin Small Largo, FL
Accepting new patients
25 years of experience

Offers telehealth

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Overview of Dr. Richard Gordon, MD

Dr. Richard Gordon, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Largo, FL. They specialize in General Surgery, has 25 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from University of Ottawa and is affiliated with HCA Florida Largo Hospital. Dr. Gordon, completed a residency at The Ottawa Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Gordon an average 4.2 star rating.

Dr. Gordon works at Tampa Bay Surgical Group in Largo, FL with other offices in Safety Harbor, FL. They frequently treat conditions like Obesity, Inguinal Hernia and Cholecystitis and Gallstones 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.

Dr. Gordon's Office Locations

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    Tampa Bay Surgical Group
    1258 West Bay Dr Ste D, Largo, FL 33770 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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    Tampa Bay Surgical Group
    3253 McMullen Booth Rd Ste 200D, Safety Harbor, FL 34695 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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    Physicians participating in the referral service program have chosen to participate, are in good standing at our hospitals, have not paid a fee, are credentialed to perform the service you have requested and are accepting new patients in their practice. They do not have a financial interest in another hospital or facility in this area and are not employed by or have an ownership interest in a competitive health care system. To ensure patients have a reasonable number of physician choices, the program includes physicians who may not have privileges at our hospital but have an office location in our hospitals’ primary service area and/or have been granted access to our hospitals’ clinical information systems. Physicians participating in the Endocrine Surgery Center of Excellence referral program have met certain board requirements and clinical thresholds to ensure providers have proficiency in the field of Endocrine Surgery. With respect to community endocrinology only, physicians have committed to see patients within designated timeframes, and/or may be employed by competitors. Physicians offering online appointment scheduling are referred first with others referred on a randomized basis to match your individual needs with consideration for the preferences you have expressed.
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    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna
    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Health Net
    • Humana
    • Midwest Health Plan
    • Molina Healthcare
    • POMCO Group
    • UnitedHealthCare

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    Ratings & Reviews

    4.2
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    Based on 37 ratings
    Patient Ratings (37)
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    4 Star
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    1 Star
    (6)
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    Specialties*
    • General Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 25 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1235121955
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Cleveland Clinic
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • The Ottawa Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • University of Ottawa
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Ottawa
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • HCA Florida Largo Hospital

    Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

    Dr. Gordon has seen patients for Obesity, Inguinal Hernia and Cholecystitis and Gallstones, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Gordon on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    37 patients have reviewed Dr. Gordon. The overall rating for this provider is 4.2. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Gordon.

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