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Richard L Whelan, MD

Colon and Rectal Surgery / Proctology
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    • Position
    • PROFESSOR | Surgery
    • Specialty
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery / Proctology
    • Language
    • English
    • Hospital Affiliations
    • Mount Sinai Beth Israel
    • The Mount Sinai Hospital
    • Mount Sinai St. Luke's and Mount Sinai West

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Dr. Whelan is frequently named to the list of top doctors, and most recently appeared in the Castle Connolly 2011 edition of “Top Doctors: New York Metro Area,” “America’s Top Doctors” and “America’s Top Doctors for Cancer.” Dr. Whelan is among New York Magazine's "Best Doctors" as listed in the June 2011 edition of the magazine. The New York Magazine is excerpted from Castle Connolly's annual guidebook, "Top Doctors: New York Metro Area." To learn more about Dr. Richard Whelan, visit


American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery


MD, College of Physicians & Surgeons

Residency, General Surgery
Columbia University

Fellowship, Colon & Rectal Surg.
University of Minnesota Hospital