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Surgical Specialist
13 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Shimer is Good. Dr. Shimer has been reviewed by 2 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 2.5 out of 4 stars.

Specialties & Research

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

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Digestive System Abnormalities
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures

Education & Awards

Dr. Shimer graduated from Drexel University , Philadelphia.


Affiliations

Dr. Shimer has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Women and Children's Hospital Lake Charles 
  • Christus St Patrick Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard Thomas Shimer MD is a male Surgeon, has 13 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. Richard T. Shimer practice?
Dr. Richard Shimer has 4 office locations.
Dr. Richard Shimer practices Surgery near Lake Charles, LA.
See Lake Charles Surgeons.