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Surgical Specialist, Colorectal Surgeon (colon & rectum)
42 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Alia is Excellent. Dr. Alia has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Alia, MD is board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Colon Cancer
  • Endoscopy (Endoscopic Surgery)

Education & Awards

Dr. Alia graduated from New York Medical College, Valhalla. He has 1 awards.

Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)


Dr. Alia has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Lexington Medical Center 
  • Palmetto Health Richland 

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard Thomas Alia MD is a male Colon/Rectal Surgeon, has 42 years of experience and practices in Colon & Rectal Surgery and Surgery.
Where does Dr. Richard T. Alia practice?
Dr. Richard Alia has 1 office location.
Dr. Richard Alia practices Colon & Rectal Surgery and Surgery near Columbia, SC.
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