Dr. Joseph Hester, MD

Dr. Joseph Hester, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
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Dr. Joseph Hester, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Richmond, IN and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Wright State University Boonshoft School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in internal medicine.

1350 Chester Blvd # A

Richmond, IN 47374

Contact Information

(765) 935-8914

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • AvMed
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
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Dr. Hester's Experience

Dr. Hester'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
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Dr. Hester does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated


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  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Wright State University Boonshoft School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Good Samaritan Hospital & Health Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Good Samaritan Hospital & Health Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Hester has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hester's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hester to family and friends
based on 23 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

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Dr. Hester's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I have found Dr. Hester to be a very caring and attentive professional who listens and prescribes appropriate treatment. Well satisfied with his care.
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I thought he was a very caring and understanding person and really focused on my concerns, but when one of his staff members reeked of cigarette smoke and was rude, I just said I won't go back. I've been working very hard in the past year concentrating on my health and eating healthier to where...more
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I'm sorry that you did not have a good experience. I can assure you that nobody in my staff smokes and if the room smelled of smoke, it was from the previous patient and at times, no amount of room spray can get that smell out in a timely fashion. Again, I do apologize for your unsatisfactory experience and I wish you luck with continued healthy lifestyle changes.

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I have found Dr. Hester to be a friendly, caring medical professional whom schedules appropriate tests, listens to and addresses my concerns and care preferences and offers helpful advice and plans of action. I have highly recommended Dr. Hester to other family members and friends.
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I have found Dr. Hester to be a very professional, caring, and attentive physician. He listens well to your problems and he spends much time and making sure you understand his answers. I would highly recommend Dr. Hester without reservations to anyone seeking a professional physician.
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Over and over again explains everything i need to know about my healthcare
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