Dr. Alfred Petrocelli, MD

Dr. Alfred Petrocelli, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
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Dr. Alfred Petrocelli, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Santa Cruz, CA and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from Suny Upstate Medical University (Syracuse) in 1975 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

2025 Soquel Ave

Santa Cruz, CA 95062

Contact Information

(831) 458-5577

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Petrocelli performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Osteoporosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteopenia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bursitis
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Petrocelli's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

72  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Suny Upstate Medical University (Syracuse)
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Alameda Co Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Unconfirmed Foreign Training
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Vet Affairs Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Petrocelli has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Petrocelli's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Petrocelli to family and friends
10 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Petrocelli's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I was misdiagnosed with Lupus some years ago. Dr. Petrocelli did not agree and to make sure, had some special tests done. I had been so devastated by having lupus, but I did not have it. One test, ANA, was very high and it is a marker for Lupus together with a rash on my face. Well, the rash...more
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My health history is complex. It can be frustrating for medical professionals when conditions resist diagnosis and response to treatment. Dr. Petrocelli has been unfailingly persistent, thorough, able to think outside the box, and good natured. In a matter totally unrelated to my reason for seeing...more
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