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Dr. R Harrell, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 41

Dr. Harrell

Dr. R Harrell, MD is a general surgery specialist in Live Oak, TX. He graduated from Texas A&M and specializes in general surgery.


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(210) 653-9307

Dr. Harrell accepts the following insurance:

AARP
Aetna
Elect Choice EPO
Managed Choice POS
Managed Choice PPO
Open Choice PPO
Alliant Health Plans
Alliant Health Plans PPO
American Family Insurance
American General
American International Group (AIG)
American Postal Workers Union Health Plan
American Postal Workers Union (APWU)
American Postal Workers Union Health Plan WC
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Bankers Life and Casualty
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Capp Care PPO
Benesight
Best Life & Health Insurance
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Bluegrass Family Health
Worker's Compensation WC
ChoiceCare Network
Choice Care (Humana)
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Flexcare
Great West Healthcare-Cigna HMO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna POS
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Cigna-HealthSpring
Cigna-HealthSpring HMO
Freedom Plus
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicare Choice Plus PPO
Primary Plus
Coventry Health Care
SouthCare
Worker's Compensation / Focus Network PPO
Direct Care America/Primary Health Services (DCA/PHS)
EBSO, Inc.
Employers Health Network
Employers Health Network PPO
First All America
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Fortis Benefits Insurance Company
Guardian
Harrington Health
Humana
Choice Care
Choice Care PPO
Liberty Mutual Insurance Company
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
MultiPlan
Mutual of Omaha
NALC Health Benefit Plan
NovaNet
NovaNet PPO
Pacific Life & Annuity Company
Passport Health Plan
Physicians Mutual
Preferred Medical Plan
Prime Health Services
Private HealthCare Systems
Private HealthCare Systems PPO
Pyramid Life
Signature Health Alliance
State Farm
Tricare
Prime
Standard
Trustmark Companies
United Mine Workers Health & Retirement Fund
United Mine Workers Health & Retirement Fund WC
UnitedHealthCare
Basic PPO
Choice
Choice Plus
Secure Horizons
United Healthcare
USA Health and Wellness Network
USA Managed Care Organization
Wausau Benefits

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Harrell's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Harrell performs Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Harrell performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Harrell performs Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Harrell performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Gallbladder Removal
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Harrell performs Gallbladder Removal more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Harrell performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cholecystectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Cholecystectomy, Open
  • da Vinci® Cholecystectomy
  • Single Incision Cholecystectomy

Dr. Harrell's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Endocrine Disorders
  • Endocrine Surgical Procedure
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Laparoscopic Endocrine Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Mastectomy
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Orchiectomy
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Paracentesis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

Having a surgical procedure is an intimidating experience for most people. It is my goal to lessen these fears by listening to my patients and building a relationship of trust with them. As a young surgeon, I consider it a privilege to provide my pat...

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Scott & White Hospital , Temple Tx
Residency Hospital
Texas A&M
Medical School
Abilene Christian University
Undergraduate School

Awards

Dr. Harrell's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Harrell

4.8

Based on 51 reviews

5 Stars
94.11764705882354%
(48)
4 Stars
1.9607843137254901%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
1.9607843137254901%
(1)
1 Star
1.9607843137254901%
(1)

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Average Wait Time
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Dr. Harrell's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Great overall experience. God uses people to do his will,and surly Dr. Harrell’s hands are his instruments.
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My second surgery with Dr Harrell and all went well on both. He is very easy to discuss everything with you prior and afterwards. Not that I want to go thru another surgery ever but if needed - he would be my doctor 100%
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Office staff and physician are extremely courteous and helpful in both a professional and friendly level. My surgery needs and concerns were met in a very friendly and comforting manner, i knew i made the right choice.
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I was experiencing a painful issue that came upon me suddenly. I was able to schedule an appointment quickly with Dr. Harrell following the referral by my PCP. After extensive consultation and diagnosis, surgery was scheduled within days. Dr. Harrell has a kind and patient bedside manner and...Read More
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I chose Dr Harrell from a list of surgeons on my plan and could not be happier with my choice. Dr Harrell is calming and direct. The service from his staff was exceptional. Having had this surgery twice in the past I was surprised at the lack of pain, lack of scarring and ease of recovery. My...Read More
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