Richard M. Harrell, MD

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 Medicare Supplemental Plans
  • Aetna
  • Aetna Better Health of Louisiana
  • Aetna Coventry Advantra Louisiana
  • Aetna Coventry Medicare Dual Preferred
  • Aetna Medicare Freedom PPO
  • Amerihealth Caritas Louisiana
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO Preferred Care
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield Federal Employees
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Louisiana - HMO Louisiana
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield OGB
  • Cigna HealthCare
  • Coventry Health Care (Aetna)
  • First Health
  • GEHA (Government Employees Health Association)
  • Gilsbar
  • Health Plus of Louisiana
  • Healthy Blue
  • Humana
  • Humana Choice PPO
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO
  • Humana Gold Plus SNP Dual Eligible
  • IMA of Louisiana
  • Louisiana Healthcare Connections
  • Louisiana Medicaid
  • Louisiana Medicaid CHIP
  • Mail Handler’s Benefit Plan (Aetna)
  • Medicare Railroad
  • Medicare Traditional Part B
  • Mutual of Omaha Supplemental Plans
  • Novasys Health
  • PHCS (Private Healthcare Systems / Multiplan)
  • PPO Plus
  • Tricare for Life
  • Tricare Prime
  • Tricare Select / Standard
  • UMR (United Healthcare)
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare Community Plan - Medicaid
  • 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: 59

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.