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Richard Dickerman MD,FACS

Richard Dickerman, MD,FACS

  • General Surgery | Kidney and Pancreas Transplant | Vascular Surgery
Position Surgical Director

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About

Dr. Richard Dickerman received his surgical training at the University of Michigan Medical Center in Ann Arbor. He is a clinical associate professor of surgery with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and is board certified by the American Board of Surgery. He is well published and recognized as one of the leading vascular and transplant surgeons in the state of Texas. Dr. Dickerman was instrumental in the development of the kidney and pancreas transplant program that has performed more than 2,500 transplants since 1981. He was the first surgeon, along with Ron Aronoff, MD to successfully perform a laparoscopic nephrectomy at Methodist Dallas in 1999. He is surgical director of the transplant programs at Methodist Dallas Medical Center and Medical City Hospital.

Personal Interests

Outside of medicine, I enjoy spending time with my family.

Services Provided

  • Abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA)
  • Adrenal gland
  • Adrenal tumors
  • Amputations
  • Aneurysm- dialysis grafts
  • Appendectomy
  • Carotid artery disease ( CAD/stenosis)
  • Claudication ( circulation) Leg
  • Feeding tube
  • Gallbladder, bile duct
  • Gastrectomy ( stomach cancer)
  • Gastric cancer
  • Gastric Volvulus

  • Hernia
    • Incision
    • Bilateral
    • Umbilical
    • Hiatal
    • Inguinal
    • Ventral
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileostomy/ revisions
  • Kidney or kidney/pancreas evaluations
  • Lipoma (fatty tumor, cyst)

  • MALS
  • Muscle/ temporal biopsy
  • Nephrectomy
  • Non-healing wound- abdomen, foot, graft
  • Pancreas ( cancer or chronic pancreatitis)
  • Parathyroid adenoma
  • PD Catheter
  • Peripheral Artery disease
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease
  • Perma Cath removal
  • Thyroid gland, or goiter
  • Vascular access/grafts/fistulas
  • Vascular compression disorder

  • At A Glance
  • Bio

    Accepting New Patients

    Refer A Patient to Dr. Dickerman

    About

    Dr. Richard Dickerman received his surgical training at the University of Michigan Medical Center in Ann Arbor. He is a clinical associate professor of surgery with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and is board certified by the American Board of Surgery. He is well published and recognized as one of the leading vascular and transplant surgeons in the state of Texas. Dr. Dickerman was instrumental in the development of the kidney and pancreas transplant program that has performed more than 2,500 transplants since 1981. He was the first surgeon, along with Ron Aronoff, MD to successfully perform a laparoscopic nephrectomy at Methodist Dallas in 1999. He is surgical director of the transplant programs at Methodist Dallas Medical Center and Medical City Hospital.

    Personal Interests

    Outside of medicine, I enjoy spending time with my family.

    Services Provided

    • Abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA)
    • Adrenal gland
    • Adrenal tumors
    • Amputations
    • Aneurysm- dialysis grafts
    • Appendectomy
    • Carotid artery disease ( CAD/stenosis)
    • Claudication ( circulation) Leg
    • Feeding tube
    • Gallbladder, bile duct
    • Gastrectomy ( stomach cancer)
    • Gastric cancer
    • Gastric Volvulus

    • Hernia
      • Incision
      • Bilateral
      • Umbilical
      • Hiatal
      • Inguinal
      • Ventral
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Ileostomy/ revisions
    • Kidney or kidney/pancreas evaluations
    • Lipoma (fatty tumor, cyst)

    • MALS
    • Muscle/ temporal biopsy
    • Nephrectomy
    • Non-healing wound- abdomen, foot, graft
    • Pancreas ( cancer or chronic pancreatitis)
    • Parathyroid adenoma
    • PD Catheter
    • Peripheral Artery disease
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease
    • Perma Cath removal
    • Thyroid gland, or goiter
    • Vascular access/grafts/fistulas
    • Vascular compression disorder

    Education

    Medical School: Albany Medical College - Albany, NY

    College: University of Wisconsin - Madison, WI

    Residency: General Surgery - Ann Arbor, MI - University of Michigan Medical Center

    Fellowship: General Surgery - Ann Arbor, MI - University of Michigan Medical Center

    Board Certification: American Board of Surgery, State of Texas

    Board Certification: Texas State Board of Medical Examiners

    Clinical Interests

    Services Provided

    • Abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA)
    • Adrenal gland
    • Adrenal tumors
    • Amputations
    • Aneurysm- dialysis grafts
    • Appendectomy
    • Carotid artery disease ( CAD/stenosis)
    • Claudication ( circulation) Leg
    • Feeding tube
    • Gallbladder, bile duct
    • Gastrectomy ( stomach cancer)
    • Gastric cancer
    • Gastric Volvulus
    • Hernia
      • Incision
      • Bilateral
      • Umbilical
      • Hiatal
      • Inguinal
      • Ventral
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Ileostomy/ revisions
    • Kidney or kidney/pancreas evaluations
    • Lipoma (fatty tumor, cyst)

    • MALS
    • Muscle/ temporal biopsy
    • Nephrectomy
    • Non-healing wound- abdomen, foot, graft
    • Pancreas ( cancer or chronic pancreatitis)
    • Parathyroid adenoma
    • PD Catheter
    • Peripheral Artery disease
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease
    • Perma Cath removal
    • Thyroid gland, or goiter
    • Vascular access/grafts/fistulas
    • Vascular compression disorder

    Specialties
    • Vascular Surgery
    • General Surgery
    • Kidney and Pancreas Transplant
  • Texas law prohibits hospitals from practicing medicine. The physicians on the Methodist Health System medical staff are independent practitioners who are not employees or agents of Methodist Health System or any of its affiliated hospitals.