Richard Scott Anderson, MD-Surgery - Dallas, TX

Richard Scott Anderson, MD

A member of Texas Health Physicians Group

Vascular Surgery
Primary Location
Texas Health Surgical Care
8230 Walnut Hill Lane
Ste 320 PB3
DallasTX 75231
Hospital Affiliations
Texas Health Dallas
Accepting New Patients
Available for Virtual Visits
  • About Me
    Vascular Surgery
    In Practice Since
    Baylor College of Medicine - Vascular Surgery
    University of Texas at Houston - Registrar Office - Degree Verify
    Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas - Registrar
    Dallas County Medical Society
    Texas Medical Association
    Dr. Richard S Anderson grew up in Dallas and graduated from Texas A&M University. After attending medical school at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston, he completed his general surgery residency at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas. Following his fellowship in vascular surgery at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, he began his general and vascular surgery practice at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas in 1988 where he currently serves as Chief of Surgery. He has been routinely voted one the "Best Doctors in Dallas" by DMagazine since 2001.

    Dr. Anderson specializes in laparoscopic and abdominal surgery , including gallbladder, complex hernia, gastrointestinal, thyroid and parathyroid, and vascular surgery. Dr Anderson co-founded the Dallas Veintec Varicose Vein Clinic in 2000 (, specializing in ambulatory, office-based, minimally invasive varicose and spider vein treatments and having performed the first saphenous vein ablation procedure in North Texas.

    Dr. Anderson is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is a diplomat of the American College of Phlebology and a member of the American Hernia Society, along with the Dallas Medical Society and the Texas Medical Association.

    Dr. Anderson has been married for 35 years and has 3 children and 2 beautiful granddaughters. He actively participates in his Church including medical mission trips to the Honduras. He enjoys spending time with his family and playing golf and traveling. You can also visit Dr. Anderson at:
  • Additional Locations
    Southwest General Surgical Associates PA
    9301 N Central Expressway
    Ste 240
    Dallas, TX 75231
  • Insurance Accepted
    • Aetna Medicare Adv HMO
    • Aetna Medicare Adv PPO
    • Aetna TX HealthAetna HMO
    • Aetna TX HealthAetna POS
    • Aetna TX HealthAetna PPO
    • Amerigroup Medicaid CHIP
    • Amerigroup Medicaid STAR
    • Amerigroup Medicaid STAR Kids
    • Amerigroup Medicaid STARP
    • Amerigroup Medicare Adv HMO
    • Amerigroup Medicare Adv MMP
    • Amerigroup Medicare Adv PPO
    • Amerigroup Medicare Adv SNP
    • BCBS Par Number
    • BCBS UT Connect HMO
    • Blue Advantage HMO
    • Blue Choice POS
    • Blue Choice PPO
    • Blue Essentials (HMO Blue)
    • Blue Medicare Advantage HMO
    • Blue Medicare Advantage PPO
    • Care N Care Medicare Advantage HMO
    • Care N Care Medicare Advantage PPO
    • Cigna Commercial HMO
    • Cigna Commercial OA
    • Cigna Commercial OAP
    • Cigna Commercial PPO
    • Cigna Health Spring Medicaid Star Plus
    • Cigna HealthSpring PPO Medicare Adv
    • City of Euless
    • City of Rockwall
    • Coventry First Health PPO
    • Galaxy Health Network PPO
    • HealthScope (DART)
    • HealthSmart PPO
    • Humana ChoiceCare Commercial OA
    • Humana ChoiceCare Commercial POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Commercial PPO
    • Humana HMO Medicare Adv
    • Humana PPO Medicare Adv
    • Medicare Dallas
    • Medicare Railroad
    • Molina Medicaid Star Plans
    • Molina Medicaid Star Plus Plans
    • Molina Medicare Adv HMO
    • Molina Medicare Adv MMP
    • Molina Medicare Adv PPO
    • Molina Medicare Adv SNP
    • MolinaMedicaidChip
    • MultiPlan (Beech Street) PPO
    • MultiPlan (Beech Street) PPO
    • ProCare Advantage Medicare HMO
    • QuickTrip HMO
    • Superior Medicaid Chip Plans
    • Superior Medicaid Star Plans
    • Superior Medicaid StarHealth Plans
    • Superior Medicaid StarPlus Plans
    • Superior Medicare Adv HMO
    • Superior Medicare Adv MMP
    • Superior Medicare Adv PPO
    • Superior Medicare Adv SNP
    • SWHR NextGenACO 2019
    • SWHR NextGenACO 2020
    • SWHR TexasHealth Aetna ACO
    • Tricare Humana Military Prime
    • Tricare Humana Military Standard
    • UHC AARP NTSP Medicare
    • UHC Commercial HMO
    • UHC Commercial POS
    • UHC Commercial PPO
    • USA Commercial PPO
    • USA Lonestar Network Workers Comp
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