Dr. Richard Hester, MD

Dr. Richard Hester, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 59
(13)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Richard Hester, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Blytheville, AR and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med in 1985 and specializes in internal medicine.

1521 N 10th St Ste C

Blytheville, AR 72315

Contact Information

(870) 762-5360

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Hester's Experience

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Dr. Hester's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
1

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
155

Conditions Treated

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24

Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Disease Counseling
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Obesity Counseling
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arkansas.

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

  • Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • U a M S Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hester has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hester's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hester to family and friends
2.4
based on 13 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

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

Dr. Hester's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
FAIR
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Blytheville, AR
He always treats me with respect and listens to my concerns. He explains what he is doing and why.
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