Dr. Richard Hecker, DO

Dr. Richard Hecker, DO

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Age 67
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Dr. Richard Hecker, DO is an anesthesiology specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Des Moines University College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1986 and specializes in anesthesiology, pain medicine, and more.Read his story

45 NE Loop 410 Ste 900

San Antonio, TX 78216

Contact Information

(210) 358-2015

Insurance Accepted

  • Assurant Health
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Universal American

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Dr. Hecker's Experience

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Dr. Hecker's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Anesthesiology
  • Board certified in Anesthesiology, Critical Care Medicine and Pain Management
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Hecker's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hecker "RB "Doc" Hecker is a Pilot and Patient Advocate. He is specialized in Aviation Medicine, Anesthesiology, Critical Care Medicine and Pain Management. An active professional pilot and Aviation Maintenance Specialist, he is attuned to the needs of the aviation professional."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hecker "I treat each patient as a family member."

4  Specialties

  • Anesthesiology
  • Aerospace Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pain Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Management
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Anesthesiology**

9  Conditions Treated

2  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Saint Martin's University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • Des Moines University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Brooke Army Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Brooke Army Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Brooke Army Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Of Pa-Chop
    Other Education | Completed 1989
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)
    Other Education | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hecker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hecker's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hecker to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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Dr. Hecker'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

Patient Comments (1)

This was my first visit to Dr. Hecker for my Third Class Aviation Medical review. He took the time to review both my past and present information and then performed all necessary testing required by the FAA. Very pleasant to talk with and has a through knowledge of the FAA requirements. ...more
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