Dr. Robert E. Boyd, MD

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Specializes in Rheumatology • Male • Age 63

3 Richland Medical Park Dr Ste 240
Columbia, SC 29203
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Dr. Boyd's Experience

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Dr. Boyd's Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Procedures Dr. Boyd Performs

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection

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Lexington Medical Center
2720 Sunset Blvd
West Columbia, SC 29169

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Arthritis Consultants
Arthritis Consultants
3 Richland Medical Park Dr Ste 240
Columbia, SC 29203
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    Dr. Boyd's Experience

    Specialties

    • Rheumatology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Rheumatology
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    • Joint Drainage
    • Steroid Injection
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    • Ankylosing Spondylitis
    • Arthritis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bone Disorders
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chondrocalcinosis
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Dermatomyositis
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Foot Conditions
    • Gout
    • Hand Conditions
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Knee Disorders
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lupus
    • Lyme Disease
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
    • Polymyositis
    • Psoriatic Arthritis
    • Pulmonary Disease
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    • Raynaud's Disease
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spondylitis
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vasculitis
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    Malpractice Claims not available

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

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    West Virginia University
    Graduated in 1978

    Internship Hospital

    University Va Hospital
    Complete in 1979

    Residency Hospital

    University Va Hospital
    Complete in 1981

    Fellowship Hospital

    Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Complete in 1984
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Boyd & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Boyd's Hospital Quality

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    • 12 responses
    • 1 review

    3.3 out of 5

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    5 out of 5
    - in Gilbert SC |

    I have been a patient of Dr. Boyd for 4 or 5 years now. The staff is always friendly and helpful . Dr. Boyd is a very caring, compassionate ,and honest doctor. I have recommended him to several of my friends which feel the same way. They thank me for recommending his office.Also the Lab Corp lab is in their office and Sandy is wonderful at drawing blood.

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    Office Locations

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    Arthritis Consultants
    3 Richland Medical Park Dr Ste 240
    Columbia, SC 29203
    (803) 765-1550 (Office)
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