Dr. Victoria Michaels, MD

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Specializes in Rheumatology • Female • Age 44

1367 Washington Ave Ste 101
Albany, NY 12206
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Dr. Michaels' Specialties

  • Rheumatology

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Saint Peter's Hospital
315 S Manning Blvd
Albany, NY 12208

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Accepting new patients?

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Center For Rheumatology
Center For Rheumatology
1367 Washington Ave Ste 101
Albany, NY 12206
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    Dr. Michaels' Experience

    Specialties

    • Rheumatology

    Board Certifications

    • Rheumatology
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    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Steroid Injection
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Ankylosing Spondylitis
    • Arthritis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Behçet's Disease
    • Bone Disorders
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chondrocalcinosis
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Dermatomyositis
    • Dry Eyes
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Foot Conditions
    • Gout
    • Hand Conditions
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Knee Disorders
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lupus
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
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    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
    • Psoriatic Arthritis
    • Raynaud's Disease
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spondylitis
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Temporal Arteritis
    • Trigger Finger
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vasculitis
    • Wegener's Granulomatosis
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New York.
    • 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

    Suny Upstate Medical University (Syracuse)
    Graduated in 1998

    Residency Hospital

    Rhode Island Hospital Lifespan
    Roger Williams Hospital
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Michaels & Staff

    • English
    • Italian
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    Dr. Michaels' Hospital Quality

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.6
    • 11 responses

    3.6 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Michaels to family and friends

    3.6 out of 5

    11 responses

    Dr. Michaels' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.4 out of 5

    11 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.8 out of 5

    11 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.8 out of 5

    11 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    10 responses

    Experience with Dr. Michaels

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.5 out of 5

    11 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.7 out of 5

    11 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.1 out of 5

    11 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.4 out of 5

    11 responses

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    Office Locations

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    Center For Rheumatology
    1367 Washington Ave Ste 101
    Albany, NY 12206
    (518) 489-4471 (Office)
    (518) 533-1381 (Fax)
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