Dr. Richard Shimer Surgeon at Lake Charles Memorial

Richard Shimer, MD

  • General & Trauma Surgery
  • Accepting New Patients
  • Offers Phone/Video Appointments
Dr. Richard Shimer Surgeon at Lake Charles Memorial

Location Information

Primary Location

Memorial Medical Group Surgery & Trauma

1717 Oak Park Blvd
1st Floor
Lake Charles, LA70601

Contact Information

Day of the WeekHours
Mon8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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About Richard Shimer, MD

Richard Shimer, MD, is a board-certified general surgeon. He also serves as the trauma medical director at Memorial Hospital, the area’s only designated Level III trauma center. He specializes in minimally invasive laparoscopic, endoscopy, and trauma surgeries.

Insurances Accepted

Aetna Health Inc.
Blue Cross / Blue Shield
Cigna Health And Life Insurance Company
Hmo Louisiana, Inc.
Louisiana Health Service & Indemnity Company
Meritain Health
Office Of Group Benefits
Self Insured
United Health Care
United Medical Resources
Vantage Health Plan, Inc.

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