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About Dr. Richard T Shimer
Dr. Richard T Shimer, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Lake Charles, LA. He has 21 years of experience. His specialties include Surgery. Dr. Shimer is affiliated with Women's & Children's Hospital and Lake Area Medical Center. Dr. Shimer has received 1 award. He speaks English.
Dr. Richard T Shimer has the following 1 specialty
- Digestive System Abnormalities
- Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
- Laparoscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
- Gallbladder Surgery
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Dr. Shimer is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
21 Years Experience
Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Graduated in 1997
Lehigh Valley Hospital
Dr. Richard T Shimer accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Humana National POS
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
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Locations & DirectionsSurgical Associates, 2770 3rd Ave Ste 120, Lake Charles, LA
Dr. Richard T Shimer is similar to the following 3 Doctors near Lake Charles, LA.