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Division of Bariatric & Gastrointestinal Surgery
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Acute Care Surgical Services

Bariatric & GI Surgery
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  • Campos, Guilherme
  • Aquilina, Gretchen
  • Bohl, Jaime
  • Maher, James
  • Miller, Thomas
  • Rivet, Emily
  • Salluzzo, Jennifer
  • Savas, Jeanne

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Pediatric Surgery

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Surgical Oncology

Transplant Surgery

Surgical Urology

Vascular Surgery

Baird Vascular

Craniofacial Care

Evans-Haynes Burn

Hume-Lee Transplant

Massey Cancer

Pauley Heart

Surgical Weight Loss

Wound Healing

Faculty Profiles

Emily B. Rivet, MD, MBA, FACS, FASCRS
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Department of Surgery, Divisions of Bariatric & GI Surgery and Surgical Oncology; Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hematology, Oncology, and Palliative Care

Emily B. Rivet, MD, MBA,FACS, FASCRS emily.rivet@vcuhealth.org
phone: 804-827-0045
fax: 804-827-0670


Publishing News:
ACS Surgery News
Palliative care ‘in my hands’
Feb 28, 2017

VCU School of Medicine
Department of Surgery
Division of Bariatric & Gastrointestinal Surgery
Box 980519
Richmond, VA 23298-0519

VCU Health
Department of Surgery
Division of Bariatric & Gastrointestinal Surgery
MCV Campus, West Hospital
1200 E. Broad Street, 15th Floor West Wing

Clinical Specialties:
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Hospice and Palliative Medicine
Washington University School of Medicine, MD
Washington University Olin School of Business, MBA
Washington University Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Colon and Rectal Surgery, Washington University Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Hospice and Palliative Care, Virginia Commonwealth University
Specialty Areas:
Minimally invasive procedures for colon and rectal disease
Treatment of benign anal and rectal conditions including hemorrhoids, fissures, fistula-in-ano, condyloma, polyps, rectal prolapse and pilonidal disease
Management and surveillance of pre-malignant anal conditions
Screening, diagnostic and therapeutic colonoscopy
Colon, rectal and anal cancer
Surgical management of inflammatory bowel disease
Surgical management of diverticular disease
Palliative medicine for surgery patients
Dr. Rivet’s research focus is surgical palliative care with particular emphasis on patients with traumatic injury and advanced GI malignancies. 
Board Certifications::
American Board of Surgery
American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
Professional Affiliations:
American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons, Fellow
American College of Surgeons, Fellow
American Medical Association, Member
American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Care
Richmond Academy of Medicine

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Division of Surgical

Division of Hematology, Oncology & Palliative Care









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