Dr. Donald Ratchford, MD

Dr. Donald Ratchford, MD

Hospice & Palliative Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Donald Ratchford, MD is a hospice & palliative medicine specialist in Cresson, PA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ in 1994 and specializes in hospice & palliative medicine.

815 2nd St

Cresson, PA 16630

Contact Information

(814) 886-2911

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • UPMC

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Dr. Ratchford's Experience

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Dr. Ratchford's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Hospice & Palliative Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice and Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Latrobe Area Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Latrobe Area Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ratchford has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ratchford's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ratchford to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 1
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Dr. Ratchford's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

My husband and I have been seeing Dr. Don Ratchford for years. He listens to what you have to say and you are not rushed through your appointment. We trust him with our healthcare.
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