Wirt Whitfield Cross Jr, MD

General Surgery

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Wirt Whitfield Cross Jr, MD

About Wirt Whitfield Cross Jr, MD

Dr. Cross received his medical degree at the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond. He completed a general surgery residency at Saint Agnes Hospital with supplemental training at Johns Hopkins, the University of Maryland and Shock Trauma, all in Baltimore.

Dr. Cross was an intern at Portsmouth Naval Medical Center and received the Defense Meritorious Service Medal while serving with the National Security Agency. He also served as a medical officer in the Navy, achieving the rank of commander. Dr. Cross has had articles published in nationally recognized journals.

Dr. Wirt Cross provides general surgery services including a focus in: Laparoscopic hernia, GI surgery, vascular surgery—specifically dialysis access and endovascular approaches to peripheral vascular disease, as well as Endoscopy and colonoscopy.


Medical: Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Residency: St. Agnes Hospital
Internship: Naval Medical Center (Portsmouth)
Fellowship: John Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
Fellowship: John Hopkins Bayview Medical Center

Board Certifications

American Board of Surgery - Surgery


Riverside Surgical Specialists - Tappahannock

659 Hospital Road, Building A, 203, 203 , Tappahannock, VA 22560

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