Dr. John Pixley, MD

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Specializes in Rheumatology • Male • Age 64

1500 E 2nd St Suite 302
Reno, NV 89502
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Hospital Quality

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Renown Regional Medical Center
1155 Mill Street
Reno, NV 89502
Carson Tahoe Regional Medical Center
1600 Medical Parkway
Carson City, NV 89703

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Pixley

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
University Health System
Reno Office
1500 E 2nd St Suite 302
Reno, NV 89502
University-Nevada School Medcn
University-Nevada School Medcn
975 Kirman Ave
Reno, NV 89502
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    Dr. Pixley's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Rheumatology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine, 1981
    • Rheumatology, 1988
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    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Steroid Injections
    • Trigger Point Injections
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Amyloidosis
    • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
    • Arthritis
    • Behçet's Disease
    • Bursitis
    • Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Cryoglobulinemia
    • Dermatomyositis
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Gout
    • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lupus Erythematosus
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
    • Polymyositis
    • Raynaud's Disease
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sarcoidosis
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    • Scleroderma
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spondylitis
    • Still's Disease
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Takayasu's Arteritis
    • Vasculitis
    • Wegener's Granulomatosis
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    Background Check for Dr. Pixley

    1 Malpractice Claim

    • Settlement  (2/28/2012)
    • Amount or Range: $45,000.00
    • Nature of Complaint: Patient was diagnosed with severe Pancytopenia and admitted to the intensive care unit related to failure to obtain and address laboratory studies appropriately after institution of Azathioprine.
    • State: Nevada
    • 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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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    New York Medical College
    Graduated in 1975

    Internship Hospital

    Westchester Co Med Center
    Complete in 1976

    Residency Hospital

    Westchester Co Med Center
    Complete in 1981

    Fellowship Hospital

    Suny Stony Brook
    Complete in 1984
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Pixley & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Pixley's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Pixley has admitting privileges:

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    • Carson Tahoe Regional Medical Center

    • Northern Nevada Medical Center

    • Renown Regional Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Pixley

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pixley to family and friends

    15 responses
    below
    national average

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    15 responses
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    15 responses
    below
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    15 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 14 responses
    longer than
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    Experience with Dr. Pixley
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    15 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    15 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    15 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    15 responses
    below
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Pixley accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • Mutual of Omaha
    • Principal Life
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    University Health System
    Reno Office
    1500 E 2nd St Suite 302
    Reno, NV 89502
    (775) 784-7500 (Office)
    (775) 327-5172 (Fax)
    B
    University-Nevada School Medcn
    975 Kirman Ave
    Reno, NV 89502
    (775) 786-7200 (Office)
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