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Dr. Richard Hwang, MD

General Surgery*
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28 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Richard Hwang, MD

Dr. Richard Hwang, MD is a Surgeon in Mobile, AL. They specialize in General Surgery, has 28 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from University of Alabama at Birmingham and is affiliated with Novant Health Rowan Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Hwang an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Hwang works at Practice in Mobile, AL with other offices in Salisbury, NC and Charlotte, NC. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Hwang's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Gmuc of Springhill LLC
    4402 Old Shell Rd, Mobile, AL 36608 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (251) 633-0123
  2. 2
    Rowan Rheumatology & Arthritis
    327 MOCKSVILLE AVE, Salisbury, NC 28144 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (704) 210-0500
  3. 3
    Novant Health Rowan Medical Center
    612 Mocksville Ave, Salisbury, NC 28144 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (704) 210-7700
  4. 4
    Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center
    200 Hawthorne Ln, Charlotte, NC 28204 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (704) 210-7700

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  • Novant Health Rowan Medical Center

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    About Dr. Richard Hwang, MD

    Specialties*
    • General Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 28 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Chinese
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    NPI Number
    • 1457448219
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • University of Alabama at Birmingham
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    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
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