Dr. Richard Gorman, MD

Dr. Richard Gorman, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
Dr. Richard Gorman, MD is a general surgery specialist in Chambersburg, PA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College in 1989 and specializes in general surgery and bariatric surgery.

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
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Top Care Areas

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

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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

35  Conditions Treated


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40  Procedures


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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • 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

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gorman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gorman to family and friends
9 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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  • 1

Dr. Gorman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

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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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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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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