Dr. Richard Harker, MD

Dr. Richard Harker, MD

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Age 53
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Dr. Richard Harker, MD is a family medicine specialist in Mechanicsburg, PA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in family medicine.

6375 Mercury Dr Ste 200

Mechanicsburg, PA 17050

Contact Information

(717) 620-2500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Dr. Harker's Experience

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Dr. Harker's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Harker "West Shore Family Practice is an independent medical practice. We strive to provide excellent primary medical care with patient involvement in the context of a Patient Centered Medical Home."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

138  Conditions Treated

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18  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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

  • Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Lancaster General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Lancaster General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Harker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Harker's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Harker to family and friends
11 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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

Dr. Harker's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • 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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I chose Dr. Harker after my family physician practice was closed as part of a take-over by a hospital system. From day one, he has been an excellent source of information and understanding of my medical issues (of which there have been many). He really takes the time to listen and consider what is...more
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It is extremely difficult to get an appointment with the doctor. Once you do have a time scheduled, they will call you back and want you to see a PA instead. If you do not agree with this, they will call you back and tell you the doctor is out sick. Don't waste your time on this. Find a doctor who...more
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Excellent!!!!! He is incredibly thorough and knowledgeable. He spends a lot of time with me and he is neither rushed or harried. He listens well and presents his diagnosis clearly and logically so they are understandable to me. His treatment plans are well thought out and he has referred me to...more
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