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Richard W Golub, MD

Richard W Golub, MD

General Surgery
Dr. Richard Golub is a surgeon renowned for his expertise and specialization in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the colon and rectum. He is nationally known and highly regarded for his skills in this very specialized surgical discipline and is the only Board Certified Colorectal Surgeon in this area. In addition, he is a general surgeon skilled in robotic, laparoscopic and most general surgical procedures. Dr. Golub is a Board Certified Diplomat of both the American Board of Surgery (ABS) and the American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery (ABCRS). He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons, the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons and is active in numerous professional societies. Dr. Golub is a widely published author of medical references in his field. He is widely published author of medical references in his field and has been consistently recognized as a top doctor and cancer specialist by Sarasota Magazine, New York Magazine and the Castle Connolly Guides, America's Top Doctors. Prior to relocating to Sarasota, Dr. Golub was an Associate Professor and Chief of Colon and Rectal Surgery at the State University of New York (SUNY) Downstate Medical Center.
Care Philosophy

Dr.Golub is committed to providing the best surgical care to his patients -- achieving optimal surgical outcomes in a caring and compassionate setting.

Regence Group (Bs-Wa, Bs-Id, Bcbs-Ut, Bcbs-Or)

Medicare Assignment


Self Pay

Anal Cancer

Anal Conditions

Anal Fissure

Anal Fistula

Biliary Surgery

Diverticular Disease

Familial Polyposis

Fecal Incontinence


Gastric Surgery

Inflammatory Bowel Disease - IBD

Minimally Invasive Procedure And Surgery

Rectal Conditions

Rectal Fistula

Rectal Prolapse

Robotic Assisted Surgery System