Dr. Richard Wherry, MD

Dr. Richard Wherry, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
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Age 71
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Dr. Richard Wherry, MD is a family medicine specialist in Dahlonega, GA and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med in 1974 and specializes in family medicine.

59 Tipton Dr

Dahlonega, GA 30533

Contact Information

(706) 864-4012

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Wherry's Experience

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

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

251  Conditions Treated

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17  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1974

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wherry has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wherry's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wherry to family and friends
14 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Wherry's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    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 (3)

Staff quick decisions about health issues that impacted my life. They are very unprofessional and did not communicate proper procedure. Office was unclean and office staff very short and very unhappy about being at work.
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During 18 years of experience with Dr. Wherry, he has saved my life twice. He is a dedicated, intelligent physician with sincere concern for his patients.
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Do yourself a favor and stay away from this place. He misdiagnosed me, meaning he didn't properly examine me AT ALL. I had to follow up with another physician's office where they confirmed I had strep, laryngitis and an ear infection. If you value your health and well being, I strongly suggest you...more
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