Gwinnett Medical Center recently welcomed Robert Richard, M.D., FACS to the medical staff. Dr. Richard comes from Northeast Georgia and is now the Medical Director of Bariatric Surgery at GMC. Richard is a board certified surgeon who has performed bariatric weight loss surgeries for more than a decade.
Richard earned his undergraduate degree at Cornell University and was an intern and resident at Harvard University/Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. He received his medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Bronx, NY.
Prior to joining GMC, Richard was the Medical Director of Bariatric Surgery, Northeast Georgia Health System. He has practiced with Surgical Specialists of Georgia since 2002.