Dr. Richard Bleicher, MD

Dr. Richard Bleicher, MD

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Age 48
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Dr. Richard Bleicher, MD is a general surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in general surgery.

333 Cottman Ave

Philadelphia, PA 19111

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Bleicher's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Breast Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bleicher treats Breast Diseases more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Bleicher treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Breast Surgical Procedure
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bleicher performs Breast Surgical Procedure more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Bleicher performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bleicher performs Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Bleicher performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Bleicher's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Biopsy of Breast
Breast Cancer
Breast Cancer Treatment
Breast Diseases
Breast Exam
Breast Lump
Breast Reconstruction
Breast Surgical Procedure
Breast Tumor
Cancer
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gynecologic Cancer
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Lumpectomy
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Secondary Malignancies
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach Diseases
Thrombosis
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia

About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Bleicher, MD is a general surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Mercy Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • 2003
    John Wayne Cancer Institute
    Fellowship Hospital
    2003
  • 1997
    Mercy Hospital-Research Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital
    1997
  • 1995
    Mercy Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1995
  • 1994
    Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1994

Languages

  • French
  • Hebrew
  • English

Awards

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After being diagnosed with breast cancer in June, 2018, I went to Fox Chase Cancer Center for a second opinion. I was referred to Dr, Richard Bleicher, Oncology Surgeon, who performed a lumpectomy. I am a cancer survivor! No words can express my heartfelt gratitude to Dr. Bleicher and his...Read More
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My love for Fox Chase Cancer Center lead me to Dr. Bleicher when I was diagnosed with Stage 3 Breast Cancer in Feb 2017. I came to him an emotional wreck, & left very optimistic that I was going to beat it!! He offered surgical options & a treatment plan which included a full team of colleagues...Read More
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He failed to remove my primary site of cancer after 2 surgeries ( although it was clearly identifiable to outside doctors). When asked how this happened he blamed it on me and that I had gotten another opinion and had my biopsies done elsewhere prior to having him do the surgery. I would avoid him...Read More
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Highly recommended. Knowledgeable, caring and reliable. From the first visit over 6 years ago, Dr Bleicher has been my biggest cheerleader. He assesses and quickly determines game plan. Very motivating just when it's needed. Takes special care to ensure all parts of your needs are met even...Read More
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My sister was recently diagnosed with breast cancer after a few opinions we went to see Dr. Bleicher. He is so knowledgable and made sure we understood all our options and took so much time with us. He is a wonderful surgeon and has a great spirit as well. We are so grateful to have him as her...Read More
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Cigna
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Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Geisinger Health Plan
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Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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