Dr. Clark Gerhart, MD

Dr. Clark Gerhart, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Clark Gerhart, MD is a general surgery specialist in Plains, PA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Hahnemann University in 1990 and specializes in general surgery.Read his story

200 S River St

Plains, PA 18705

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Gerhart's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gerhart performs Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Gerhart performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gerhart performs Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Gerhart performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Ulcer
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gerhart treats Ulcer more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Gerhart treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Gerhart's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adhesions
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • Debridement
  • Diaphragmatic-Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Lipoma
  • Excision of Neck Mass
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision of Submandibular Gland
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastroparesis
  • Gastroparesis Therapy
  • GERD Treatment
  • Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Minimally Invasive Adhesiolysis With Robotic Assistance
  • Obesity
  • Robotic Assisted Procedure
  • Robotic-Assisted Revisional Bariatric Surgery
  • Robotic-Assisted Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Salivary Gland Stones
  • Salivary Gland Tumors
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sialadenitis
  • Single Incision Gallbladder Removal
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Ventral Hernia

About Me

As a father and grandfather who has walked with family members through difficult medical problems, I recognize that quality and technologically advanced healthcare is a primary concern but it must be carried out in a caring and compassionate way...

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Lehigh Valley Hospital
Residency Hospital
Lehigh Valley Hospital
Internship Hospital
1990
Hahnemann University
Medical School
Ursinus College
Undergraduate School
1990

Awards

Dr. Gerhart's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gerhart

3.9

Based on 29 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
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I saw Dr. Gerhart in Jan 2019 for a prior issue with acid reflux and a hiatal hernia. I had surgery about 10 years ago with another physician for this reason. The surgery was failing and Dr. Gerhart is one of the few Dr's in the area to do the repair. During our visit he assured me the surgery would hold this time, and I would feel much better. I had the surgery on May 1, 2019. My 2 week visit was yesterday and I couldn't be happier. since the surgery I haven't had to take 3-4 acid reflux pills. I was in no pain. He discharged me 1st thing the next morning. The staff and his surgical team were excellent. I Highly recommend Dr. Gerhart
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Dr. Gerhart restored my quality of life. I was so afraid I’d never enjoy a meal again, but after a robotics surgery by him, I have my life back. He was extremely professional the entire process. It was easy to trust him and I’m thankful I did. I have no reservations when recommending Dr. Gerhart to anyone else. I hope his incredible surgical talent can change many other lives for the better too!
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Best in the biz if you ask me. Everyone in the office was friendly, helpful, and thorough. My appointments went in a timely fashion with very little wait time. The doctor and his PA took the time to explain everything to me and made me feel I was in good hands. I feel amazing after surgery and healing went better than expected. I’d recommend Dr Gerhart to anyone.
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Most patient surgeon I have ever met and I have been in healthcare 35+ years. I had to have 3rd surgery for faulty mesh, he did not put in. The original work he did was still clean after 7 years. I believe God guides his practice and his life ????
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Excellent dr just love him
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Dr Gerhart sat and listened to what I had to say about the disease I have. He is honestly the first physician that I have found that takes it seriously, it destroys your life. I am looking forward to getting a quality of life back with my husband and family after surgery. I know it is going to be tough after but I am a fighter and I have faith in God.
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Dr. gethart was suppose to operate on me to remove my gallbladder, right before surgery when i was Ready to be brought in for surgery, I panicked and backed out... I never went back to him because I felt horrible. 4-5 years later I was admitted to the hospital for severe stomach pain, I put him down as a surgeon not knowing what his reaction would be. He came to see me and we scheduled the appointment, he was very nice and I was very gracious. He is amazing at what he does.
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Amerihealth
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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