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Mary Washington Medical Group Welcomes General Surgery Practice

Mary Washington Medical Group Welcomes General Surgery Practice

Fredericksburg, VA – (January 15, 2020) – Mary Washington Healthcare is pleased to welcome a new practice to the Mary Washington Medical Group family. On January 1, 2020, Surgical Associates of Fredericksburg joined Mary Washington General Surgery. Patients of the practice will continue to receive the same care and medical expertise of Richard Earnhardt, MD, FACS, Bradford King, MD, FACS, D. Kay Blanchard, MD, Ph.D., FACS, Tiffany Simons, ANP, and Rebecca Chanda, APRN.

Eric Fletcher, Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer of Mary Washington Healthcare said, “We are honored to welcome doctors Earnhardt, King, and Blanchard into the Mary Washington Healthcare family. We look forward to helping the physicians continue to provide great surgical care to their patients.”

Dr. Earnhardt stated, “We are excited to become partners with Mary Washington Medical Group. We have been working together for over 40 years to provide the best possible surgical care for our patients. With full integration, patients will have access to extended services and a more comprehensive approach to wellness.”

At Mary Washington General Surgery, patients receive the highest quality of surgical care with courtesy, compassion, and attention to their individual needs. Our physicians specialize in the diagnosis and management of diseases and conditions that require general, breast, colorectal, and vascular surgery.

Mary Washington General Surgery is located at 4548 Empire Court, Fredericksburg, VA 22408. To make an appointment, please call 540.373.2244. Mary Washington Medical Group also has two other general surgery practices located in Fredericksburg and Stafford.

Learn more about Mary Washington General Surgery.

About Mary Washington Healthcare

Mary Washington Healthcare is a fully integrated, regional medical system that provides inpatient and outpatient care through more than 40 facilities and services including Mary Washington Hospital, a 451-bed regional medical center, and Stafford Hospital, a 100-bed community hospital. Mary Washington Healthcare is a not-for-profit health system with a longstanding commitment to providing care regardless of ability to pay. For more information about our services and facilities, please visit

About Mary Washington Medical Group

Mary Washington Medical Group, a division of Mary Washington Healthcare, has 27 primary care and specialty practices and over 130 providers in the greater Fredericksburg region. With specialties ranging from family medicine to highly specialized surgical care, Mary Washington Medical Group offers a patient-centered experience and provides access to leading-edge clinical expertise and technology available throughout Mary Washington Healthcare. Visit to learn more.