J. David Richardson, M.D.

Vice Chair for Faculty Affairs
Berel Abrams, MD Endowed Chair of Surgery


Thoracic and Vascular Surgery

Contact Information

University of Louisville School of Medicine
Department of Surgery
550 South Jackson Street
Louisville, KY 40202

Office: (502) 852-5452; FAX (502) 852-8915
Email: J. David Richardson, M.D.


UofL Physicians - Surgery
401 E. Chestnut St., Suite 710
Louisville, KY 40202
(502) 583-8303


University Of Kentucky School of Medicine, Lexington, KY (1970)


University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, KY (1971-72)
University of Texas Medical School, San Antonio, TX (General Surgery) (1972-73)
Thoracic Surgery (1973-76)


Trauma/Critical Care Fellow, University of Louisville (1998-2000)


Diplomate, American Board of Surgery (1976), Re-certified (1986) (1993)
Diplomate, American Board Thoracic Surgery (1977), Re-certified (1995)
Certificate of Special Qualification-Vascular Surgery (1983), Re-certified (1993)
Special Certificate in Surgical Critical Care (1989)

Additional Distinctions

Editor, The American Surgeon
Chief of Surgery, University of Louisville Hospital
Director, Emergency Surgical Services for the Department of Surgery

Research Interests

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