Dr. Richard Thurer, MD

Dr. Richard Thurer, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 81
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Richard Thurer, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Miami, FL. He is 81 years old and has been practicing for 56 years.

1611 NW 12th Ave Fl 3rd

Miami, FL 33136

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
more than 94% of peers
Lung Surgery
high
more than 88% of peers
Heart Disease
normal
more than 18% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
9

Conditions Treated

  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Cancer
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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Procedures

  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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

  • Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1961
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia Presbyterian Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1962
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia Presbyterian Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1970

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Thurer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Thurer accepts 6 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
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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