Richard D. Bloomberg, MD, FACS, FRCSC
Dr. Bloomberg is a general and fellowship-trained advanced laparoscopic surgeon. He specializes in minimally invasive surgical techniques for diseases of the gallbladder, appendix, intestines, spleen, adrenals, and all types of hernias. Dr. Bloomberg is also certified to use the da Vinci Surgical Robot, performing various robotic procedures including hernia repairs and single-site “scarless” cholecystectomy (gallbladder removal). He serves as the Chairman of the Robotic Surgery Committee at Kenmore Mercy Hospital. Additionally, he is one of the only physicians in Western New York to offer an in-office, virtually painless IRC procedure for the treatment of hemorrhoids.
Dr. Bloomberg completed a fellowship in advanced laparoscopic surgery at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City after finishing a general surgery residency at University of Toronto Hospitals. He earned his medical degree at McGill University in Montreal, Canada.
Dr. Bloomberg is board certified in general surgery and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. In addition, he is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery at the UB School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. He is a member of several professional organizations, including:
- Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons
- American College of Surgeons
- Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
- Buffalo Surgical Society
- Medical Society of the County of Erie
- Medical Society of the State of New York
He is accepting new patients and provides consultations at the West Seneca and Kenmore offices.