Dr. Richard Gorman, MD

Dr. Richard Gorman, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 57
(9)
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Dr. Richard Gorman, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Chambersburg, PA. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 24 years.

120 N 7th St Ste 200

Chambersburg, PA 17201

Contact Information

(717) 217-6800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Devon Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • 12 More

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Obesity
very high
more than 98% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 96% of peers
Stomach Surgery
normal
more than 44% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Lump
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Obesity
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Ventral Hernia

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Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Cholecystoenterostomy
  • Colectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Orchiectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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 Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • University Of Rochester Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Of Rochester Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gorman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gorman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gorman to family and friends
4.1
based on 9 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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

Dr. Gorman's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Chambersburg, PA |
Dr Gorman is nothing short of Great! I have had 3 surgeries with him. 1 was elective and 2 were emergency. If I have any issues I go to the ER and request him and he is there within a few hours( he is a surgeon and is busy!) Yes, I have heard a lot of negative from people. He has Great Bedside...more
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Shippensburg, PA |
Dr Richard Gorman is a wonderful surgeon. He made my husband and I feel VERY comfortable while discussing my surgery. 5 days after surgery and I'm doing everything as if I never even had surgery! His staff is always wonderful and informed! I would highly recommend him!
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in Chambersburg, PA |
Dr. Gorman is an incompetent surgeon. The only reason anyone would recommend him is if you want to be disabled the rest of your life. Please, by all accounts go to him if you want to be in excruciating pain for the rest of your life, emotionally, mentally, and physically; that is if you survive his...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Gorman accepts 21 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Elect Choice
    Managed Choice Open Access POS
    Managed Choice POS
    Managed Choice PPO
    Open Access Aetna Select
    Open Access Elect Choice
    Open Choice POS
    Open Choice PPO
    Quality Point-of-Service POS
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
    Keystone Health Plan Central HMO
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • Devon Health
    Devon Health PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • HealthAmerica Pennsylvania, Inc.
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Classic Blue
  • Independence Blue Cross
  • Intergroup
    Intergroup PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Meritain Health
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Gorman has admitting privileges

Chambersburg Hospital
112 N 7th St
Chambersburg, PA 17201
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