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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Boorse is Good. Dr. Boorse has been reviewed by 19 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.8
Promptness 3.6
Courteous Staff 3.3
Accurate Diagnosis 3.8
Bedside Manner 3.8
Spends Time with Me 3.7
Follows Up After Visit 3.1

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Boorse, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • AIDS/HIV (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome)
  • Gastric Bypass (Gastrojejunostomy)
  • Infectious Disease
  • Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatric Surgery)

Education & Awards

Dr. Boorse graduated from Temple University Physicians, Philadelphia.


Dr. Boorse has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Sacred Heart Hospital/Allentown 
  • Lehigh Valley Hospital 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard C Boorse MD is a male Surgeon, has 26 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. Richard C. Boorse practice?
Dr. Richard Boorse has 2 office locations.
Dr. Richard Boorse practices Surgery near Allentown, PA.
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