Dr. Richard Beckendorf, MD

Critical Care MedicineMaleAge 59

Dr. Beckendorf

Scott & White Clinic

2401 S 31ST ST Temple, TX 76508

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(254) 724-2111

Dr. Richard Beckendorf, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in Temple, TX. He is affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Temple. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Beckendorf to book an appointment.

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Beckendorf's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Bone Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gallstones
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Liver Cancer
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Rib Fracture
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Septic Embolism
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Study
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Valley Fever
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Viral Infection
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Beckendorf accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Dr. Beckendorf's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Beckendorf

4.1

Based on 9 ratings

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  • Office environment (7)
  • Staff friendliness (7)
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  • Appointment was rushed (2)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (2)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (2)
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Dr Beckendorf is thorough and careful in his examination and assessment. He also has a gonzo sense of humor, which is always helpful in a medical situation.
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Excellent doctor. Very thorough and understanding.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Beckendorf, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in Temple, TX. He is affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Temple. ...Read more

Specialties

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

University Of Ks School Of Med
Residency Hospital
University Of Nm School Of Med
Residency Hospital

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. Richard Beckendorf, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Beckendorf frequently treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease), Asthma, and Partial Lung Collapse. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Beckendorf treats.

Where is Dr. Richard Beckendorf, MD's office located?

Dr. Beckendorf's office is located at 2401 S 31ST ST, Temple, TX 76508. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Scott & White Clinic

Scott & White Clinic2401 S 31ST ST Temple, TX 76508
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Beckendorf is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Temple

Temple, TX

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

11 Awards Received