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Norbert Richardson, MD, FACS


Dr. Norbert Richardson has rejoined the Silver Lake NewStart program at Silver Lake Hospital as the Medical Director. He was previously a surgeon with the NewStart program from August 2003 to May 2010. He returns to the NewStart program from the University of Missouri, Columbia where he was awarded the S. DeWeese, MD Excellence in Arts and Science in the Operating Room: For Outstanding Commitment and Service to the Department of Surgery and its Residents and Fellows in June 2012.

Dr. Richardson is an American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery certified Center of Excellence surgeon. He has performed over 1600 laparoscopic bariatric surgeries. He offers significant surgical expertise spanning numerous advanced laparoscopic procedures. Dr. Richardson received his medical degree from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine, and completed his residency in General Surgery at the University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita. He is certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American College of Surgeons.

Dr. Richardson grew up in Union, Missouri, and enjoys snow skiing, waterskiing, boating and fishing in his spare time. He is married and has five children.

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