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Dr. James Whelan, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Richmond, VA. He has 11 years of experience. His specialties include General Surgery. Dr. Whelan is affiliated with VCU Medical Center. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. James Whelan has the following 2 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 2 board certifications.

General Surgery

A surgical specialist is a physician who has additional training in a specific area of surgery.

The American Board of Medical Specialties acknowledges the following surgical specialties: general surgery, thoracic and cardiac surgery, colon and rectal surgery, obstetrics and gynecological surgery, neurological surgery, ophthalmic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthopedic surgery, otolaryngological surgery, pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, urological surgery, and vascular surgery.

Some procedures are performed by more than one type of specialist. Also, some surgeons may choose to specialize in specific procedures within their specialty area. For example, a plastic and maxillofacial surgeon may specialize in performing rhinoplasty procedures.


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Locations & Directions

VCU Medical Center

1250 E Marshall St
Richmond, VA 23298

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