Dr. William Harkrider Jr, MD

Dr. William Harkrider Jr, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
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Dr. William Harkrider Jr, MD is a general surgery specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Lsu School Of Medicine-New Orleans in 1974 and specializes in general surgery.

2390 W Congress St

Lafayette, LA 70506

Contact Information

(337) 261-6000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Dr. Harkrider Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Appendicitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Harkrider Jr treats Appendicitis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Harkrider Jr treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Chronic Appendicitis
  • Parasitic Appendicitis
Ulcer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Harkrider Jr treats Ulcer more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Harkrider Jr treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Breast Diseases
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Harkrider Jr treats Breast Diseases more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Harkrider Jr treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Harkrider Jr's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adrenalectomy
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal or Rectal Pain
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Appendicitis
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Biliary Atresia
Biopsy of Breast
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dialysis Access Procedures
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophageal Varices
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Fracture
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Kidney Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatic Cancer
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Pulmonary Disease
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Malignancies
Skin Grafts
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroidectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventral Hernia
Vulvar Cancer
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. William Harkrider Jr, MD is a general surgery specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Lsu School Of Medicine-New Orleans in 1974 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1978
    Charity Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1978
  • 1974
    Lsu School Of Medicine-New Orleans
    Medical School
    1974

Languages

  • French
  • English

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Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

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