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Richard ScrivenPediatric Surgeon/Trauma; Associate Professor of Surgery; Director, General Surgery ResidencySurgeryRenaissance School of Medicine


Dr. Scriven’s expertise includes surgical management of congenital and acquired anomalies/diseases of the neck, chest, abdomen, anorectum, and soft tissues in children (newborns to adolescents aged 17 years), including, but not limited to, congenital anomalies of the esophagus. He’s also interested in necrotizing enterocolitis; inguinal hernias; undescended testes; appendicitis; tumors of the kidneys, adrenal glands, gastrointestinal tract, lymphatics and soft tissues; surgical consultation in pediatric trauma; and minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery.


  • Medical School, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Residency, SUNY Downstate, Medical Staff Office, Surgery
  • Fellowship, SUNY Downstate, Medical Staff Office, Pediatric Surgery