Richard Sola, Jr., M.D.

Richard Sola, Jr., M.D. 

Assistant Professor of Surgery


Location: Grady Surgery Department
Phone: (404) 616-1415


University of Missouri
Fellowship: Surgical Critical Care

Children’s Mercy Hospital and Clinics
Surgical Scholar

Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC
Residency: General Surgery

University of North Carolina Hospitals
Residency: General Surgery

Ponce School of Medicine, Ponce, Puerto Rico
Degree: Doctor of Medicine

Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC
Degree: Bachelor of Arts


  1. Danner OK, Kern Q, Matthews R, Sola Jr R, Butler C, Udobi K, et al. Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors Therapy Reduces Time to Emergence and Arousal from TBI-induced Prolonged Coma: A Pilot Study. J Clin Med Res. 2020;2(3):1-14.
  2. Sola R Jr, Poola AS, Memon R, Singh V, Hendrickson RJ, St Peter SD, Fraser JD. The relationship of eosinophilia with outcomes of Hirschsprung disease in children. Pediatr Surg Int. 2019 Jan 21. [Epub ahead of Print]
  3. Gonzalez DO, Lawrence AE, Cooper JN, Sola Jr. R, Garvey E, Weber BC, St. Peter SD, Ostlie DJ, Kohler JE, Leys CM, Deans KJ, Minneci PC. Can ultrasound reliably identify complicated appendicitis in children? J Surg Res. 2018. Sep;229:76-81

Honors and Awards


Most Impactful Poster Award, Carolinas HealthCare System Resident Quality Improvement Poster Reception




Medical Student Teaching Award, Department of Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center

Distinguished Poster Award, Southeastern Surgical Congress Annual Meeting