Our Providers

    Our Providers

    The board certified surgeons at Novant Health Surgical Associates specialize in general and vascular surgery, as well as surgical oncology. Our surgeons are skilled in the latest minimally invasive surgery techniques.

    We see each patient as an individual. Before determining a course of treatment, we review your diagnosis and personal health history. Together we explore treatment options and then decide the best course of action for you.

    Scallion, Richard Ralph, MD

    Affiliated with Novant Health
    4.86 out of 5 | 112 reviews
    General Surgery
    Novant Health Surgical Associates - Bolivia
    (910) 721-4000
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    The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Learn more about our survey process. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

    Novant Health Medical Group has earned the Press Ganey Seal of Integrity for having met scientifically rigorous standards for collecting and publicly reporting patient experience data. The Seal of Integrity affirms the validity of the organization's program and ensures that provider's performance ratings are objectively and accurately represented.

    Patient Comments 12 reviews
    July 30, 2019
    Dr Scallion is definitely a physician I'll stick with!
    -Patient in SOUTHPORT, NC

    July 25, 2019
    *Dr. Scallion went above & beyond in all aspects of his evaluation.
    -Patient in LELAND, NC

    June 30, 2019
    Even though it ended up a big mess in the end (due to an over-zealous Radiologist from Delaney) I definitely would ask for Dr. Scallion's medical assistance in the future. He has a very nice personality and knows his "stuff"!
    -Patient in SOUTHPORT, NC

    June 16, 2019
    An excellent experience.
    -Patient in OAK ISLAND, NC

    May 24, 2019
    Dr Scallion is a very kind, soft spoken, compassionate provider which is just what I needed.
    -Patient in OAK ISLAND, NC

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    Practice locations
    Novant Health Surgical Associates - Bolivia
    (910) 721-4000
    Novant Health Surgical Associates - Carolina Shores
    (910) 721-4000
    Novant Health Surgical Associates - Southport
    (910) 721-4360

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    Medical School:
    Medical College of Georgia

    New Hanover Regional Medical Center 1997

    Board Certifications:
    General Surgery

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    Gender: Male