Dr. Richard C Boorse MD Surgeon

Dr. Richard Boorse is a surgeon in Allentown, Pennsylvania. He received his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 29 years. Dr. Boorse accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery, Bariatric, Trauma Surgery & Surgical Critical Care

Clinical Interests: Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Lehigh Valley Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1985–1990

Temple University School of Medicine
Class of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 23 years in Surgery

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Warfarin Users Prone to Coagulopathy in First 30 Days After Hospital Discharge from Gastric Bypass.
Bechtel, P.,Boorse, R.,Rovito, P.,Harrison, T. D.,Hong, J.

Methemoglobinemia secondary to benzocaine topical anesthetic.
Lee, E., Boorse, R., Marcinczyk, M.

Laparoscopic versus conventional appendectomy.
Bonanni, F., Reed, J., Hartzell, G., Trostle, D., Boorse, R., Gittleman, M., Cole, A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • Capital BC Keystone Health Plan Central HMO
  • Capital Blue Cross PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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