Dr. Richard Honer, MD

Dr. Richard Honer, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
(13)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Richard Honer, MD is a general surgery specialist in Winter Haven, FL and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1979 and specializes in general surgery, colon & rectal surgery, and more.

325 Avenue B NW

Winter Haven, FL 33881

Contact Information

(863) 291-4000

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Intestinal Obstruction
very high
more than 99% of peers
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
very high
more than 98% of peers
Colon and Rectal Surgery
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
23

Conditions Treated

25

Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Sphincterotomy

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

  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • St Marys Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • St Marys Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Ferguson Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Honer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Honer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Honer to family and friends
3.4
based on 13 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Honer's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
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
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Winter Haven
This is the worst doctor ever, he perform surgery on a ventral hernia, he left the mesh from the old one inside, and the mesh he put on me was too small and came right off. I complained to him several times about it, and all he kept saying was that it was fine, it was going to take six months to...more
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The staff was exceptional, friendly while still being professional, and most of all their overall attitude was phenomenal. Dr. Honer was professional along with friendly and the first doctor to make me feel like there was something else wrong, (besides what I was being treated for.) He was right...more
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