Dr. Gary W. Williams, MD

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Specializes in Rheumatology • Male • Age 69

10666 N Torrey Pines Rd Suite MC 406C
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Dr. Williams' Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Scripps Green Hospital
10666 North Torrey Pines Road
La Jolla, CA 92037
Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
9888 Genesee Avenue
La Jolla, CA 92037

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Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Williams

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
10666 N Torrey Pines Rd Suite MC 406C
La Jolla, CA 92037
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    Dr. Williams' Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Rheumatology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine, 1976
    • Rheumatology, 1978
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    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Steroid Injections
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    • Arthritis
    • Bursitis
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Gout
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Low Back Pain
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spondylitis
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Takayasu's Arteritis
    • Vasculitis
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    Background Check for Dr. Williams

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • 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.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
    Graduated in 1973

    Internship Hospital

    Strong Memorial Hospital
    Complete in 1974

    Residency Hospital

    Strong Memorial Hospital
    Complete in 1975

    Fellowship Hospital

    Nih
    Complete in 1977
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Williams & Staff

    • English
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Williams' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Williams has admitting privileges:

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    • Scripps Green Hospital

    • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Williams

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Williams to family and friends

    1 response
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Williams' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    1 response
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    1 response
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    1 response
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 1 response
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Williams
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    1 response
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    1 response
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    1 response
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    1 response
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Williams accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    • Meritain Health
    • MultiPlan
    • MVP Health Care
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    10666 N Torrey Pines Rd Suite MC 406C
    La Jolla, CA 92037
    (858) 554-8374 (Office)
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