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Richard Legro, MD

Richard Legro, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology Hershey, PA

Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Penn State College of Medicine

Office Address

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  • 670 Cherry Dr
    Ste 202/204
    Hershey, PA 17033
    Phone: (800) 233-4082

Summary

  • Dr. Richard Legro, MD is a board certified obstetrician/gynecologist in Hershey, Pennsylvania. He is currently licensed to practice medicine in Pennsylvania. He is affiliated with Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and is a Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Penn State College of Medicine

Dr. Legro's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology: Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility

Dr. Legro's Education & Medical Training

  • University of Pittsburgh Medical CenterUniversity of Pittsburgh Medical CenterResidency, Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Mt Sinai Sch of Med of the City U of NYMount Sinai School of MedicineMedical School

Dr. Legro's Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical LicensePA State Medical License1989 - 2014
  • American Board of Obstetrics and GynecologyAmerican Board of Obstetrics and GynecologyObstetrics & Gynecology
  • American Board of Obstetrics and GynecologyAmerican Board of Obstetrics and GynecologyReproductive Endocrinology & Infertility

Dr. Legro's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • American Congress of Obstetricians and GynecologistsFellow (FACOG)American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Dr. Legro's Clinical Trials

Dr. Legro's Publications & Presentations

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Grant Support

  • Hyperandrogenism And Insulin Resistance In The Ontogeny Of PCOS
    Hyperandrogenism And Insulin Resistance In The Ontogeny Of PCOSNational Center For Research Resources
    2009 - 2009
  • Pregnancy In Polycystic Ovary Syndrome II
    Pregnancy In Polycystic Ovary Syndrome IINational Center For Research Resources
    2009 - 2009
  • Treatment Of Hyperandrogenism VS Insulin Resistance In Infertile PCOS Women
    Treatment Of Hyperandrogenism VS Insulin Resistance In Infertile PCOS WomenNational Center For Research Resources
    2009 - 2009
  • 24hr Blood Pressure Monitoring In Patients At Risk For Hypertension In Pregnancy
    24hr Blood Pressure Monitoring In Patients At Risk For Hypertension In PregnancyNational Center For Research Resources
    2008 - 2009
  • Hyperandrogenism And Insulin Resistance In The Ontogeny Of PCOS
    Hyperandrogenism And Insulin Resistance In The Ontogeny Of PCOSEunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute Of Child Health &Human Development
    2008 - 2012
  • Treatment Of Hyperandrogenism Vs. Insulin Resistance In Infertile PCOS Women
    Treatment Of Hyperandrogenism Vs. Insulin Resistance In Infertile PCOS WomenEunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute Of Child Health &Human Development
    2008 - 2012
  • Development Of A Screening Test For Endometrial Hyperplasia In An At Risk Cohort
    Development Of A Screening Test For Endometrial Hyperplasia In An At Risk CohortNational Center For Research Resources
    2007 - 2009
  • Atorvastatin For Treatment Of PCOS Women With Elevated LDL Cholesterol
    Atorvastatin For Treatment Of PCOS Women With Elevated LDL CholesterolNational Center For Research Resources
    2007 - 2009
  • A Randomized Trial Of Letrozole VS Clomiphene In Infertile Women With PCOS
    A Randomized Trial Of Letrozole VS Clomiphene In Infertile Women With PCOSEunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute Of Child Health &Human Development
    2007 - 2011
  • Meals Of Varying Fat &Fiber Content Effect On Postprandial Testosterone Conc
    Meals Of Varying Fat &Fiber Content Effect On Postprandial Testosterone ConcNational Center For Research Resources
    2007 - 2007
  • The Treatment Of Dysmenorrhea: Effects Of Sildenafil And Oral Contraceptives
    The Treatment Of Dysmenorrhea: Effects Of Sildenafil And Oral ContraceptivesFogarty International Center
    2006 - 2008
  • Effect Of Meals Of Varying Fat &Fiber Content On Postprandial Testosterone
    Effect Of Meals Of Varying Fat &Fiber Content On Postprandial TestosteroneNational Center For Research Resources
    2006 - 2007
  • Effects Of Meals Of Varying Fat&Fiber Content On Postprandial Testosterone Conc
    Effects Of Meals Of Varying Fat&Fiber Content On Postprandial Testosterone ConcNational Center For Research Resources
    2006 - 2006
  • Trial Of Clomiphene Citrate, Metformin &Combined Clom/Metf In Infertility PCOS
    Trial Of Clomiphene Citrate, Metformin &Combined Clom/Metf In Infertility PCOSNational Center For Research Resources
    2005 - 2006
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring In Pregnant Women With Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
    Continuous Glucose Monitoring In Pregnant Women With Polycystic Ovary SyndromeNational Center For Research Resources
    2005 - 2009
  • Effects Of Continuous Admin Of A Monophasic Oral Contraceptive On Bleeding Days
    Effects Of Continuous Admin Of A Monophasic Oral Contraceptive On Bleeding DaysNational Center For Research Resources
    2005 - 2006
  • Racial Differences In Circulating Sex Steroids: Mechanisms And Effect On Bone
    Racial Differences In Circulating Sex Steroids: Mechanisms And Effect On BoneNational Center For Research Resources
    2005 - 2008
  • Effect Of Lifestyle Intervention &Metformin In Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
    Effect Of Lifestyle Intervention &Metformin In Polycystic Ovary SyndromeNational Center For Research Resources
    2005 - 2008
  • Trial Of Clomiphene Citrate/Metformin In PCOS Infertilit
    Trial Of Clomiphene Citrate/Metformin In PCOS InfertilitNational Center For Research Resources
    2004 - 2004
  • Insulin Resistance Markers In Children
    Insulin Resistance Markers In ChildrenNational Center For Research Resources
    2004 - 2007
  • Genotyping Families Of Women With PCOS
    Genotyping Families Of Women With PCOSNational Center For Research Resources
    2004 - 2009
  • Continuous Dose Of Oral Contracetive On Bleeding Days
    Continuous Dose Of Oral Contracetive On Bleeding DaysNational Center For Research Resources
    2004 - 2004
  • Atorvastatin Treatment Of PCOS Women With Ldl/Cholestero
    Atorvastatin Treatment Of PCOS Women With Ldl/CholesteroNational Center For Research Resources
    2004 - 2004
  • Effect Of Continuous Vs. Sequential Oral Contraception
    Effect Of Continuous Vs. Sequential Oral ContraceptionEunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute Of Child Health &Human Development
    2002 - 2004
  • Insulin Resistance In Pcos--Sequelae And Treatment
    Insulin Resistance In Pcos--Sequelae And TreatmentEunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute Of Child Health &Human Development
    2001 - 2005
  • Cooperative Multicenter Reproductive Medicine Network
    Cooperative Multicenter Reproductive Medicine NetworkEunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute Of Child Health &Human Development
    2000 - 2004
  • Exercise On Insulin Tolerance In Women With PCOS
    Exercise On Insulin Tolerance In Women With PCOSNational Center For Research Resources
    2000 - 2002
  • Phenotyping Kindrids Of Familial Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
    Phenotyping Kindrids Of Familial Polycystic Ovary SyndromeNational Center For Research Resources
    1998 - 2002
  • Phenotype And Genotype In Familial Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
    Phenotype And Genotype In Familial Polycystic Ovary SyndromeNational Center For Research Resources
    1998 - 2002
  • Genotyping Families Of Women With Pcos--Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
    Genotyping Families Of Women With Pcos--Polycystic Ovary SyndromeNational Center For Research Resources
    1998 - 2002
  • Effects Of 3 Oral Contraceptives On Various Metabolic Parameters
    Effects Of 3 Oral Contraceptives On Various Metabolic ParametersNational Center For Research Resources
    1998 - 1999
  • Bone Density In Women With Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
    Bone Density In Women With Polycystic Ovary SyndromeNational Center For Research Resources
    1998 - 1999
  • Assessing Safety/Efficacy Of Troglitazone In Pcos--Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
    Assessing Safety/Efficacy Of Troglitazone In Pcos--Polycystic Ovary SyndromeNational Center For Research Resources
    1998 - 2002
  • Insulin Action In The Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
    Insulin Action In The Polycystic Ovary SyndromeNational Center For Research Resources
    1997 - 1999
  • Phenotyping Kindreds Of Familial PCOS
    Phenotyping Kindreds Of Familial PCOSNational Center For Research Resources
    1997 - 2009
  • Genetics Of Familial Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
    Genetics Of Familial Polycystic Ovary SyndromeEunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute Of Child Health &Human Development
    1996 - 2000

Other Languages

  • German

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois 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
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • PriorityHealth HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

Alternate Names

  • Dr. Richard Legro, Dr. Richard Legro, MD, Dr. R Legro, Dr. Richard S Legro

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