Dr. Stella Hecker, MD

Dr. Stella Hecker, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. Stella Hecker, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Fort Worth, TX and has been practicing for 15 years. She graduated from De La Salle University College Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and diabetes medicine.

1325 Pennsylvania Ave Ste 560

Fort Worth, TX 76104

Contact Information

(817) 820-2890

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 96% of peers
Obesity
high
more than 85% of peers
Thyroid Disease
high
more than 82% of peers

Dr. Hecker's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Diabetes Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

47  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Fine Needle Aspiration of Thyroid Nodules
  • Insulin Pump Therapy
  • Thyroid Biopsy
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid
  • Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • De La Salle University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Saint Barnabas Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Saint Barnabas Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Belleville Hosp & Va Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • New York Univ Sch Of Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hecker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hecker's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hecker to family and friends
30 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (14)

Dr. Hecker's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

she is a great doctor but her front office people are rude. In trying to explain an insurance change they would not listen and talked overthe explanation my husband tried giving and spoke in a rude monotone which displayed that she didn't care what I had to say. As if to sayit was her way or the...more
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First rate physician. Knowledgeable in her specialty, I've always had a very positive office experience, and her office staff has always been courteous and responsive.
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I have been going to Dr. Hecker for a little over a year now. The first time I went to her my diabetes was REALLY out of control and she was not happy about my eating habits and blood sugar/ A1C. Over the year things are looking better with the right medications and better eating habits. She is a...more
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Not helpful if you are looking for answers for an undiagnosed condition. She ran labs on me and when my levels were "normal" she dismissed me all together.
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I thought Dr Hecker was a great MD. I have been a patient for at least 3 years. The last 2 times I saw her, she was literally retching at me. She couldn't even look at me in the eyes. On the follow up visit, she never looked at me. She was very unprofessional with me. She knows what she said and...more
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