Richard Greco, D.O.

Dr. Greco

Specialization:

  • General Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery

Awards:

  • SLS Outstanding Laparoendoscopic Resident Award

Academic / Professional Affiliations:

  • Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American College of Osteopathic Surgeons
  • American Osteopathic Association

Poster Presentations and Research:

  • Prevention of post-operative atrial fibrillation after CABG surgery, June 2013; Greco, R. DO, Mohammed, R DO, Madlinger, R DO, Douyon, E MD. “Acute pancreatitis caused by incarcerated Diaphragmatic Hernia repaired laparoscopically with mesh.” Presented at SAGES conference in Baltimore, MD, April 2013.

Residency and Training

  • St. Joseph’s Regional Medical and Trauma Center in Paterson, NJ (Chief Resident)
  • Surgical internship at St. John’s Episcopal Hospital in Far Rockaway, NY
  • Fellowship training in minimally invasive and bariatric surgery at Hackensack University Medical Center in Hackensack, NJ

Education/Certification:

  • Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Single Incision Colectomy course, certification: Applied Medical, April 2011 and Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy course, certification: Ethicon Endosurgical, April 2011
  • ACLS/BLS certified

Languages:

  • English
  • Spanish