Dr. Thomas J. Whalen, DO

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Specializes in Rheumatology • Male • Age 60

117 N Eagle Rd
Havertown, PA 19083
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Dr. Whalen's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Lankenau Medical Center
100 East Lancaster Avenue
Wynnewood, PA 19096
Bryn Mawr Hospital
130 South Bryn Mawr Avenue
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Whalen

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Rheumatology Consultants
Rheumatology Consultants
117 N Eagle Rd
Havertown, PA 19083
Whalen Rheumatology Group
Whalen Rheumatology Group
117 N Eagle Rd
Havertown, PA 19083
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    Dr. Whalen's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Rheumatology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine, 1982
    • Rheumatology, 1984
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    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
    • Steroid Injections
    • Trigger Point Injections
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Arthritis
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Gout
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lyme Disease
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
    • Polymyositis
    • Raynaud's Disease
    • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spondylitis
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    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Systemic Sclerosis
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    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.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Graduated in 1979

    Internship Hospital

    Bryn Mawr Hospital
    Complete in 1980

    Residency Hospital

    Bryn Mawr Hospital
    Complete in 1982

    Fellowship Hospital

    Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Complete in 1984
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Whalen & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Whalen'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 7 hospitals where Dr. Whalen has admitting privileges:

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    • Bryn Mawr Hospital

    • Crozer - Chester Medical Center

    • Delaware County Memorial Hospital

    • Lankenau Medical Center

    • Paoli Hospital

    • Saint Joseph Medical Center

    • Windber Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Whalen

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Whalen to family and friends

    31 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Whalen's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    32 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    32 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    32 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 32 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Whalen
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    32 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    32 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    32 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    32 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Whalen accepting new patients?

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    Office Locations

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    Rheumatology Consultants
    117 N Eagle Rd
    Havertown, PA 19083
    (610) 446-4409 (Office)
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    Whalen Rheumatology Group
    117 N Eagle Rd
    Havertown, PA 19083
    (610) 446-4409 (Office)
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