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
    4.84 out of 5 | 144 reviews
    General Surgery
    Novant Health Surgical Associates - Bolivia
    (910) 721-4000
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    Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries
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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 14 reviews
    October 02, 2019
    First time meeting surgeon. His bedside manner was wonderful.
    -Patient in SOUTHPORT, NC

    September 14, 2019
    Dr. Scallion is the best! Professional but down to earth. Very easy to talk to. He really cares about his patients and it shows.
    -Patient in BOLIVIA, NC

    August 14, 2019
    Dr. Scallion is a very good dr
    -Patient in SOUTHPORT, NC

    August 07, 2019
    very professional.
    -Patient in SOUTHPORT, NC

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