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Thoracic Surgeon, Surgeon, Cardiologist
22 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(40)
Patient comments (23)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Heuer, Thoracic Surgeon, Surgeon, Cardiologist is Excellent. Dr. Heuer has been reviewed by 40 patients who have provided 23 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
  • Currently 3.5294117647059 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.4
  • Currently 3.3870967741935 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.3
  • Currently 3.2941176470588 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.4
  • Currently 3.3714285714286 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.4
  • Currently 3.4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.3
  • Currently 3.3428571428571 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.3
  • Currently 3.3 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Heuer, MD is board certified in Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Coronary Artery Bypass (Heart Bypass)
  • Lung Surgery (Pulmonary Surgical Procedures)

Education & Awards

Dr. Heuer graduated from University of Miami . He has 3 awards.

Awards  
Alpha omega alpha medical honor society
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009)

Affiliations

Dr. Heuer has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital 
  • Broward General Medical Center 

Languages

  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard J Heuer MD is a male Cardiothoracic Surgeon, has 22 years of experience and practices in Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
Where does Dr. Richard J. Heuer practice?
Dr. Richard Heuer has 2 office locations.
Dr. Richard Heuer practices Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Somerset, KY.
See Somerset Cardiothoracic Surgeons.