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Dr. Richard Hodin, MD

General Surgery*
4.5 (22)
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40 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Richard Hodin, MD

Dr. Richard Hodin, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Boston, MA. They specialize in General Surgery, has 40 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from Tulane University of Louisiana and is affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital, Salem Hospital and Brigham And Women's Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Hodin an average 4.5 star rating.

Dr. Hodin works at Practice in Boston, MA with other offices in Charlestown, MA. They frequently treat conditions like Adrenal Gland Cancer and Neuroendocrine Tumors 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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Dr. Hodin's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Carlos Fernandez-del Castillo MD
    15 Parkman St, Boston, MA 02114 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (617) 724-2570
  2. 2
    Office
    9142 PO Box, Charlestown, MA 02129 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (617) 724-2570

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Salem Hospital
  • Brigham And Women's Hospital

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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.
Thyroidectomy
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Thyroid Lobectomy
Crohn's Disease
Hyperparathyroidism
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Obstruction
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Nodule
Adrenalectomy
Adrenalectomy with Robotic Assist
Colectomy
Open Inguinal Hernia Repair
Parathyroidectomy
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
Salpingectomy with Robotic Assist
Salpingo Oopherectomy
Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
Wedge Resection Colon
Abdominal Pain
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anorectal Abscess
Anorectal Fistula
Appendicitis
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Breast Cancer
Cholangiocarcinoma
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Gallstones
Hemorrhoids
Hiatal Hernia
Ileus
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Illeum Cancer
Incisional Hernia
Inguinal Hernia
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Intestinal Prolapse
Ischemic Colitis
Lipomas
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Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Osteosarcoma
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroid Cancer
Partial Lung Collapse
Pelvic Abscess
Peptic Ulcer
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Pouchitis
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Malignancies
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Ventral Hernia
Abdominoplasty
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy
Anoscopy
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Cholecystectomy with Robotic Assist
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Duodenal Polypectomy
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Open
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hernia Repair
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Appendectomy
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Laparotomy
Liver Biopsy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Open Appendectomy
Open Incisional or Ventral Hernia Repair
Open Thymectomy
Orchiectomy
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Port Placements or Replacements
Procetectomy With Robotic Assist
Proctectomy
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Sphincterotomy
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Thyroid Biopsy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Umbilical Hernia Repair Open
Ventral Hernia Repair Open
Wound Repair
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    About Dr. Richard Hodin, MD

    Specialties*
    • General Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 40 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1841271731
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Tulane University of Louisiana
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Hodin has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

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

    22 patients have reviewed Dr. Hodin. The overall rating for this provider is 4.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Hodin.

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