Dr. Richard Hector, MD

Cornea & External Diseases  |  
Male  |  
Age 69
(1)
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Dr. Richard Hector, MD
Dr. Richard Hector, MD is a cornea & external diseases doctor who practices in Ellenton, FL. He is 69 years old and has been practicing for 43 years. Dr. Hector is affiliated with Blake Medical Center and Sarasota Memorial Hospital.

The Eye Associates - Ellenton

7915 US Highway 301 N Harris Center, Suite 101

Ellenton, FL 34222

Contact Information
Dr. Richard Hector, MD

Dr. Richard Hector, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Hector's Experience

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Dr. Hector's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Cornea & External Diseases
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Cornea & External Diseases
  • Ophthalmology
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
37

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diplopia
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Headache
  • Hypertropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Stye
  • Trichiasis
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Treatment

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Letterman Army Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Letterman Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Emory University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hector has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hector's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hector to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review
Dr. Hector'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
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Hector accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Select HMO
    Tampa Bay CoreNet
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Hector has admitting privileges

Blake Medical Center
2020 59th St W
Bradenton, FL 34209
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Sarasota Memorial Hospital
1700 S Tamiami Trl
Sarasota, FL 34239
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