Dr. Paul Hecht, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 66

1 Medical Center Dr
Lebanon, NH 03756
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Dr. Hecht's Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

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Dartmouth - Hitchcock Medical Center
1 Medical Center Dr
Lebanon, NH 03756

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Lebanon, NH 03756
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    Dr. Hecht's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Achilles Tenotomy
    • Ankle Arthroscopy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
    • Fracture Care
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Replacement
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Surgery
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Peripheral Nerve Block
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Steroid Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
    • Ankle Fracture
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Ataxia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Back Pain
    • Bone Disorders
    • Broken Neck
    • Bunion
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Elbow Bursitis
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Foot Conditions
    • Foot Fracture
    • Fracture
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gout
    • Hammer Toe
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hand Contracture
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    • Hand Fracture
    • Heel Spur
    • Hip Fracture
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Knee Dislocation
    • Knee Disorders
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Sprain
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lupus
    • Morton's Neuroma
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteochondritis Dissecans
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Sever's Disease
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1983

    Internship Hospital

    Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Complete in 1984

    Residency Hospital

    Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Complete in 1988
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Hecht & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Hecht's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Likelihood to Recommend

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    3.9 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hecht to family and friends

    3.9 out of 5

    10 responses

    Dr. Hecht's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.1 out of 5

    10 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.7 out of 5

    10 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.3 out of 5

    10 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    9 responses

    Experience with Dr. Hecht

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.9 out of 5

    10 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.9 out of 5

    10 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4 out of 5

    10 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.1 out of 5

    10 responses

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    Office Locations

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    Dartmouth Htchck Med Ctr Ortho
    1 Medical Center Dr
    Lebanon, NH 03756
    (603) 650-8949 (Office)
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