Dr. Russell S Gornichec MD Surgeon

Dr. Russell Gornichec is a surgeon in Benton, Arkansas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Deaconess Hospital and Lakeside Women's Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and has been in practice for 20 years. Dr. Gornichec accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 21 doctors at Deaconess Hospital and one of 2 at Lakeside Women's Hospital who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Clinical Interests: Robotic surgical weight loss procedures, Laparoscopic Weight Loss Procedures

Education & Medical Training

Baylor University Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1994–1999

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Class of 1994

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 14 years in Surgery

AR State Medical License
Active through 2014

OK State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Oklahoma
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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