Dr. Richard Dickerman, M.D., F.A.C.S. Surgical Director, Kidney and Pancreas Transplant, General and Vascular Surgery

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

Recent Accolades
  • · Texas SuperDocs 2018
  • · D Magazine – Best Doctors 2015
  • · Texas SuperDocs 2015
  • · D Magazine – Best Doctors 2014
  • · Texas SuperDocs 2014
  • · D Magazine – Best Doctors 2013
  • · Texas SuperDocs 2013
  • · D Magazine – Best Doctors 2012
  • · Texas SuperDocs 2012
  • · D Magazine – Best Doctors 2011
  • · Texas SuperDocs 2011
  • · D Magazine – Best Doctors 2010
  • · Texas SuperDocs 2010

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.

  • Education Albany Medical College, Albany, NY
    University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
  • Residency General Surgery – University of Michigan Medical Center; Ann Arbor, MI
  • Fellowship General Surgery - University of Michigan Medical Center; Ann Arbor, MI
  • Board CertificationAmerican Board of Surgery, State of Texas, Texas State Board of Medical Examiners
  • Professional Associations Member of the Association for Academic Surgery
    Member of the Frederick Coller Surgical Society
    Member of the Dallas Society of General Surgeons
    Member of the Dallas County Medical Society
    Member of the Texas Medical Association
    Member of the American Society of Transplant Surgeons
    Member of the International Transplant Society
    Member of the Society of Academic Surgery