Richard M. Harrell, M.D.

Medical Specialties

Orthopedic Surgery
(Certified, Amer Board Orthopaedic Surg)

Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
(Certified, American Board of Internal Med)

Medical Expertise & Areas of Interests

Sports Medicine
Joint Replacement
Shoulder Arthroscopy
Knee Arthroscopy
Elbow Arthroscopy
Cartilage Restoration

Education

Medical School - Louisiana State University Medical Center
University - (NE La.) University of Louisiana

Internships

LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine
LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine

Residencies

University of Missouri-Truman Medical Center
Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis

Insurances Accepted*

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Best Care
  • Blue Cross "First Choice" PPO
  • Blue Cross Advantage Blue
  • Blue Cross HMO Louisiana
  • Blue Cross PPO
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield Arkansas
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield Federal
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield Key
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Texas
  • CBCA Admin.
  • Champus Tri Care Prime
  • Champus Tri Care Standard
  • Choice Care
  • Cigna HealthCare
  • Definity
  • EBS (Employee Benefits)
  • FARA Healthcare
  • First Health
  • GEHA (Gov Employees Health Asso)
  • Gilsbar
  • Health Plus of Louisiana
  • Humana
  • IMA of Louisiana
  • Louisiana Group Benefits
  • Mail Handler’s Benefit Plan (Aetna)
  • Medicare
  • Medicare/Medicaid
  • Multiplan
  • Novasys Health
  • Office of Group Benefits
  • PPO Plus
  • Private Healthcare System
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Sheet Metal Workers
  • State Employee Group EPO
  • State Employee Group PPO
  • Sterling
  • Synergy
  • Tricare for Life
  • Tricare Prime
  • Tricare Select / Standard
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare
  • United Teachers
  • USA Managed Care
  • WK PHO
  • Workers Compensation

*Insurance Disclaimer: Not all physicians accept all insurance plans. Physicians move in and out of plans throughout the year. When you call for an appointment, confirm that the physician accepts your insurance.

Additional Information

Gender: Male

Age: 58

In Practice Since: 2003

Services include Sports Medicine, Joint Replacement, Children and Trauma

Dr. Harrell accepts workers' comp patients.
Dr. Harrell accepts patients injured in motor vehicle accidents with $850 payment on first visit.
Self-pay patients accepted with $350 at initial appointment.