Dr. David Pugliese, DO

Dr. David Pugliese, DO http://d1ffafozi03i4l.cloudfront.net/img/silhouettes/silhouette-male_w120h160_v1.jpg Visit Healthgrades for information on Dr. David Pugliese, DO. Find Phone & Address information, medical practice history, affiliated hospitals and more.

Specializes in Rheumatology • Male • Age 45

1000 E Mountain Dr
Wilkes Barre, PA 18711
OverviewExperienceHospital QualityPatient SatisfactionAppointments & Offices

Key things you need to know about
Dr. Pugliese:

1

Dr. Pugliese's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Dr. Pugliese's Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Procedures Dr. Pugliese Performs

Conditions Dr. Pugliese Treats

MoreGet the facts on Dr. Pugliese

2

Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center
1000 E Mountain Dr
Wilkes Barre, PA 18711

MoreKnow where you'll be treated

Healthgrades
Hospital Quality Matters

9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

3

Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Pugliese

Healthgrades
patient satisfaction matters

8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

4

Appointments & Offices

Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Wilkes Barre
Wilkes Barre
1000 E Mountain Dr
Wilkes Barre, PA 18711
MoreSchedule an appointment
Healthgrades
Prepare For Your Appointment

7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

Directions to Dr. Pugliese's Office

From:
To:

Find the Right Doctor For You.

  • Rheumatology
Dr. Miroslawa Nowak, MD
Rheumatology
Same location as Dr. Pugliese
Dr. Nabeela Mian, MD
Rheumatology
0.01 miles away
Dr. Martin Blidner, MD
Rheumatology
1.22 miles away
Dr. Victor Labbate, MD
Rheumatology
1.22 miles away
Dr. Patel Gnanesh, MD
Rheumatology
1.22 miles away
Dr. Zahid Husain, MD
Rheumatology
1.22 miles away
Dr. Julio A. Ramos, MD
Rheumatology
8.9 miles away
Dr. Shantanu Bishwal, MD
Rheumatology
3.93 miles away
Dr. Jonida Cote, DO
Rheumatology
3.93 miles away
Dr. Sandhya Adusumilli, MD
Rheumatology
74.74 miles away
The VideoCalloutContainer had no content.
  1. Healthgrades
    How to Pick the Right Doctor 229x127

    10 Steps to Pick the Right Doctor

    Whether you need a primary care doctor or a specialist, these 10 steps will ensure you find the right doctor for you. View Slideshow

    Dr. Pugliese's Experience

    Specialties

    • Rheumatology

    Board Certifications

    • Rheumatology
    1
    • Joint Drainage
    • Peripheral Nerve Block
    • Steroid Injection
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
    2
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Ankylosing Spondylitis
    • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
    • Arthritis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Behçet's Disease
    • Bone Disorders
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Cryoglobulinemia
    • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Gout
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hand Contracture
    • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Knee Disorders
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lupus
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    More
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
    • Polymyositis
    • Psoriatic Arthritis
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Raynaud's Disease
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spondylitis
    • Still's Disease
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Takayasu's Arteritis
    • Temporal Arteritis
    • Trigger Finger
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vasculitis
    • Wegener's Granulomatosis
    Less
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Pugliese

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
    4

    Awards & Recognitions

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of New England College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Graduated in 2000

    Internship Hospital

    Geisinger Med Center
    Complete in 2001

    Residency Hospital

    Geisinger Med Center
    Complete in 2003

    Fellowship Hospital

    Geisinger Med
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Pugliese & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades
    Hospital Quality Matters

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Pugliese's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center where Dr. Pugliese has admitting privileges:

    Viewing 1 of 1
    • Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center

  3. Healthgrades
    patient satisfaction matters

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Pugliese

    Dr. David Pugliese, DO
    Are you Dr. Pugliese?
    Post a response on your personalized profile.

    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.4
    • 13 responses
    • 1 review

    4.4 out of 5

    More Details

    5 out of 5
    -

    Gained my confidence with his explanations and treatment available for my situation . Never felt rushed and left all of my appointments with a lot of information . A good listener to all complaints on health issues . Very polite .

    Flag Comment
    Was this review helpful? Yes No
  4. Recommended Reading
    1

    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Pugliese accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    More
    Less
    * Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

    Office Locations

    A
    Wilkes Barre
    1000 E Mountain Dr
    Wilkes Barre, PA 18711
    (800) 275-6401 (Office)
    Loading map...

    Know Before You Go

    Moving Beyond Methotrexate for Rheumatoid Arthritis

    Roughly 70% of RA patients require additional therapy to control RA symptoms.

    Nutrition Tips for Fibromyalgia

    Many people with fibromyalgia find relief with these nutrition tips.

    At Your Appointment

    What to Ask Your Doctor About Lupus

    Common Complications of Gout

    The symptoms of gout are painful enough, but also watch for these other conditions.
  5. How was your experience with Dr. Pugliese?

    Help other patients, and let the doctor know how he's doing

    How was your experience with Dr. Pugliese?
    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pugliese to family and friends*
    Tell us about your experience with Dr. Pugliese
    Tell us about the office & staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Tell us about Dr. Pugliese
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Tell us about yourself How's this used?
    Your gender:
       
    Your age group:
    18 – 24 years old
    Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years:
    0 visits
    Display Name:
    City, State:
    Email: *
    How would you like to verify your survey? *
     
    Standard text messaging and data rates may apply.

    Submit Survey

    We will be sending you a link to verify your survey.

    * Required

    By submitting your survey, you agree to the terms and conditions of Healthgrades User Agreement, Editorial Policy, and Privacy Policy, and acknowledge you or a family member has been a patient of the provider.