Dr. Jeffrey Heckert, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Heckert, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. Jeffrey Heckert, MD is a family medicine specialist in Lewes, DE and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ in 1989 and specializes in family medicine.

20251 John J Williams Hwy

Lewes, DE 19958

Contact Information

(302) 644-6860

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

237  Conditions Treated

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27  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Care Management
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hearing Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Delaware.

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 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Heckert has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Heckert's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Heckert to family and friends
13 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Heckert's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

We have felt since first switching to Dr. Heckert's practice when we retired here six years ago that we get excellent care. He and the staff are efficient and effective.
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Dr. Heckert listens to me. He explains patiently. He does not rush me through the visit.
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Dr. Heckert spends very little time after waiting forever to get an appointment and is very dismissive of questions that I had regarding medications that he prescribed and my test results. I've never had a worst doctor and the nurse was very rough and impatient. There are plenty of better practices...more
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I have been extremely happy with Dr Heckert and MidAtlantic Family Practice. The office is friendly, helpful and courteous, great communication. The practitioners who I have seen have all been very thorough and attentive. Impressed how the staff looks at improving access and care, such as...more
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Dr. Heckert was very condescending, several times when inquiring about treatment or asking questions. Received a no show fees after cancelling an appointment and my health records are incorrect, which shows that they are not following through on documentation and when questioned about it, their...more
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