Dr. Heather Thieme, MD

Dr. Heather Thieme, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 49
Dr. Heather Thieme, MD is a general surgery specialist in York, PA and has been practicing for 8 years. She graduated from St George's Hospital Medical School and specializes in general surgery.

1600 6th Ave Ste 105

York, PA 17403

Contact Information

(717) 815-2562

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
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Top Care Areas

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Breast Diseases
more than 87% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
more than 83% of peers
Intestinal Obstruction
more than 82% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

56  Conditions Treated

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32  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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1 Sanction
  • Substandard Care (3/21/2017)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Pennsylvania
0 Board Actions

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


  • St George's Hospital Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Wellspan York Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Mercy Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

Dr. Thieme has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Thieme's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thieme to family and friends
7 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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Dr. Thieme's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I had a very sensitive and difficult surgery with a long and painful recovery. I was prescrbed pain meds, but couldn't take them. This was not her fault. I found her to be very empathetic, sincere, comforting and discrete. She was very thorough in explaining the procedure and after care. The...more
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Explained the operation really clearly, made sure my family knew and called them with updates, has seen me several times after and always is helpful; even worked me in when I came in on the wrong day by accident so I didn't have to come back.
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Dr. Thieme is a skilled surgeon. I have been seeing her for several years now and she's treated me for multiple conditions. I feel that she is one of the best surgeons in the area.
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She is nice through surgery.. then once you have surgery.. she washes her hands of you. Will not help you. I had complications, and she released me from her practice.
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