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 the Sarasota area. In addition, he is a general surgeon skilled in both laparoscopic and most general surgical procedures.
Dr. Golub is a board-certified diplomate 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 (FACS) and the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (FASCRS), and he is active in numerous professional societies. Dr. Golub 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.