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Gessner, Dr. Richard R.

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Phone Number
(919) 781-7490
Address
3100 Duraleigh Rd
Raleigh, NC
27607

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Rick Gessner was born and raised in Raleigh. After earning his B.S. in Biology at UNC-Chapel Hill, he served as a U.S. Navy officer for four years. He then returned to Chapel Hill and received his M.D. in 1995 on a Navy scholarship. He completed residency training in pediatrics in Washington, D.C. at the National Naval Medical Center and Walter Reed Army Medical Center in 1998 and achieved board certification in pediatrics. He completed his naval service with a four year tour at Naval Hospital in Charleston, S.C. His wife, Sarah, is also a pediatrician. They married in 1994 and have three children. Dr. Gessner and his family spent two years in Kenya as medical missionaries from 2012 to 2014. There are 10 doctors at this site. Surgery is not performed at this location. To see if a doctor is board certified visit www.abms.org.