Dr. William G. Brelsford, MD

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Specializes in Rheumatology • Male • Age 59

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Dr. Brelsford:

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Dr. Brelsford's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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East Texas Medical Center
1000 South Beckham Street
Tyler, TX 75701

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Arthritis Osteoporosis Clinic
Arthritis Osteoporosis Clinic
1212 Clinic Dr
Tyler, TX 75701
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    Dr. Brelsford's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Rheumatology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Rheumatology
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    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Steroid Injections
    • Trigger Point Injections
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
    2
    • Arthritis
    • Bursitis
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Gout
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lupus Erythematosus
    • 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
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spondylitis
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Systemic Sclerosis
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    Background Check for Dr. Brelsford

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • 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

    UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS MEDICAL BRANCH AT GALVESTON
    Graduated in 1981

    Internship Hospital

    Meth Mc
    Complete in 1983

    Residency Hospital

    Meth Mc
    Complete in 1985

    Fellowship Hospital

    Lsu Med Center
    Complete in 1987
    University Tex Sw Med Center
    Complete in 1986
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Brelsford & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Brelsford's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at East Texas Medical Center where Dr. Brelsford has admitting privileges:

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    • East Texas Medical Center

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Brelsford

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brelsford to family and friends

    18 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Brelsford's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    18 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    18 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 18 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Brelsford
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    18 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    18 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    18 responses
    same as
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    18 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Brelsford accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Arthritis Osteoporosis Clinic
    1212 Clinic Dr
    Tyler, TX 75701
    (903) 596-8858 (Office)
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