Dr. Richard A. Fortunato, DO

Colon & Rectal Surgery

(1 review)
Accepting new patients 13 years of experience Offers telehealth Low wait times


Offering same-day appointments, Dr. Fortunato is a board-certified colon and rectal surgeon who offers comprehensive colorectal health care services for benign and cancerous colorectal conditions, inflammatory bowel disease, anorectal conditions, and pelvic floor issues. Dr. Fortunato uses minimally invasive robotic, laparoscopic, and transanal surgery — often through a single small incision — to treat colorectal cancer, inflammatory disease, rectal prolapse, diverticulitis, and more. In...


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May 1, 2011
Colorectal Surgeon

Great bedside manner- easy to talk with, listens well. Very thorough and knowledgeable. Surgery went well. Great follow-up care. Can't think of enough good things to say about him.


About Dr. Richard A. Fortunato, DO


  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Years of Experience

13 years of experience

Languages Spoken

  • English



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Education & Certifications

Medical Education

  • Lake Erie College Of Osteopathic Medicin--Erie


  • Western Pennsylvania Hospital
  • UPMC - Presbyterian
  • Western Pennsylvania Hospital


  • Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery


Allegheny Gen Hosp Cln Rctl Sgy

320 E N Ave Ste 261,

Pittsburgh, PA 15212


Admitting Hospitals

  • Mary Washington Hospital
  • Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center
  • Stafford Hospital

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