Dr. Richard Flaherty, MD

Dr. Richard Flaherty, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
(3)
Save
Dr. Richard Flaherty, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in South Portland, ME and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med in 1974 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery and plastic surgery of the hand.

244 Western Ave

South Portland, ME 04106

Contact Information

(207) 775-3446

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Flaherty

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Flaherty performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Adjacent Tissue Transfer
normal
more than 56% of peers
Cancer
normal
more than 51% of peers
Excision of Skin Lesion
normal
more than 50% of peers

Dr. Flaherty's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery of the Hand

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

11  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Oral and-or Facial Cleft
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Cancer

13  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cleft Palate Repair (Palatoplasty)
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maine.

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

  • Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Maine Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Maine Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • U Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Flaherty has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Flaherty does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Flaherty and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Flaherty's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Flaherty to family and friends
3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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

Dr. Flaherty's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
Are you Dr. Flaherty?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Orthopedic Surgery
(23)
Orthopedic Surgery
(12)
Orthopedic Hand Surgery
(6)
Orthopedic Hand Surgery
(7)
Orthopedic Hand Surgery
(6)
Orthopedic Hand Surgery
(9)
Orthopedic Hand Surgery
(11)
Orthopedic Surgery
(18)
Orthopedic Surgery
(29)
Orthopedic Surgery
(2)