Dr. Frederick Heckler, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 75
(7)
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Dr. Frederick Heckler, MD
Dr. Frederick Heckler, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery doctor who practices in Pittsburgh, PA. He is 75 years old and has been practicing for 51 years. Dr. Heckler is affiliated with UPMC Passavant - McCandless and Allegheny General Hospital.

320 E North Ave Ste 401

Pittsburgh, PA 15212

Contact Information

(412) 359-4352

Dr. Frederick Heckler, MD

Dr. Frederick Heckler, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Humana

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Dr. Heckler's Experience

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Dr. Heckler's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery and Plastic Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
2

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hidradenitis
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Cancer
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Trigger Finger
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Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Arm Surgery
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dermabrasion
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Skin Grafts
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wound Repair

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

  • Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1966
  • University Chicago Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1967
  • Tufts New England Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Wilford Hall Usaf Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Denver General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Heckler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Heckler's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Heckler to family and friends
5.0
based on 7 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Heckler's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Weirton, WV |
I had reconstructive surgery by Dr. Heckler. I had to be be seen for over a year and I was absolutely thrilled with the care and concern that Dr. Heckler and his staff provided. Very positive experience. I will go back soon.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Heckler accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Heckler has admitting privileges

Allegheny General Hospital
320 E North Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
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UPMC Passavant - McCandless
9100 Babcock Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
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