Home  : :  ACMC Physicians & Advanced Practice Providers

ACMC Physicians & Advanced Practice Providers

Richard R. Horecka, MD

Swift County-Benson Health Services

Family Medicine

(320) 843-2030

Education & Training

Undergraduate: Concordia College, Moorhead, MN
Medical School: University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Internship: Family Medicine, St. John's Hospital, Maplewood, MN
Residency: Family Medicine, St. John's Hospital, Maplewood, MN

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Practice
Certified AME (Aviation Medical Examiner) for the FAA
Certified DOT Medical Examiner on the National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners

Professional Associations & Activities

American Medical Association
Minnesota Medical Association
Mid-Minnesota Medical Society
American Academy of Family Practice
Minnesota Academy of Family Physicians

Scope of Practice

Family Medicine is a medical specialty that emphasizes comprehensive medical care for families as a whole and as individual members, caring for patients from birth to advanced age.

Medical concerns are managed through diagnosis, treatment and prevention of common illnesses and chronic diseases taking into account genetics, family history and mental health. Family physicians provide pregnancy and delivery care. They also coordinate and manage patient care with other specialists.

Dr. Horecka is an Aviation Medical Examiner (AME). He is authorized to conduct airman physical examinations for Second, Third Class Medical Certificates. He is also authorized to issue the combined Medical-Student Pilot Certificate.

Dr. Horecka also performs social security disability consultative exams.