Dr. George Heffner Jr, MD

Dr. George Heffner Jr, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
59 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. George Heffner Jr, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Pottsville, PA and has been practicing for 31 years. He specializes in internal medicine.

LVPG Internal Medicine-Claude A Lord Blvd

106 S Claude A Lord Blvd

Pottsville, PA 17901
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Geisinger Health Plan

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Dr. Heffner Jr's Experience

Dr. Heffner Jr's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

249  Conditions Treated

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26  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Med College Va
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Heffner Jr's Performance
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What People Say About Dr. George Heffner Jr, MD
Staff is poor and this doctor is very rude and misdiagnosed me.
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Reed in Pottsville, PA – Sep 25, 2017
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I have been going to Dr. Heffner for quite some time. Always was treated well, but recently the care and staff is unsatisfactory. First off approximately a year ago I was misdiagnosed by the Doctor, later properly diagnosed by a PA. Recently a staff member named Patty wouldn't even schedule me an...Read More
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Lampeter, PA – Mar 24, 2017
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