Dr. Bernard Germain, MD

Dr. Bernard Germain, MD

Rheumatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 75
(31)
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Dr. Bernard Germain, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine in 1966 and specializes in rheumatology.

13801 Bruce B Downs Blvd Ste 101

Tampa, FL 33613

Contact Information

(813) 978-1500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hands
very high
more than 98% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Rheumatology
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Board Certifications

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

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1966
  • Med College Va Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1967
  • Med College Va Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Med College Va Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1973

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Germain has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Germain's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Germain to family and friends
3.3
based on 31 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Germain's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

in Palm Harbor
I have been seeing Dr Germain for ten years. He was a godsend when my rheumatologist in Palm Harbor told me there was not much she could do for me. He referred me to an orthopedic surgeon who replaced both my hips. I continue to see Dr Germain for osteoarthritis in my neck and toes and fingers...more
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This doctor is probably the rudest I've ever seen. He made me not even want to find out the issue. He would give no explanations and leave you hanging. I wouldn't recommend him to the person on the street. He treats his staff terribly which is really why they are so rude because they are so...more
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in Tampa, FL
I have been a patient of Dr. Germain for over 10 years. You may have to wait a while to see him. The reason, is that he takes his time to evaluate and answers all your questions. He cares for all his patients. He does not rush to get to the next patient. The staff is great also.
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Do not waste you're time and money here, because that's all you'll do. They charged me over 400 dollars out of pocket just to send me out for labs and films, on top of those facilities charges for those services. The staff is the most unprofessional and rude clinic staff I've ever dealt with. They...more
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in Tampa, FL
The doctor would not answer my direct questions instead chose to answer in his doctors notes which I had to go to my primary doctor to get him to read to me. If he would have talked to me I would have provided important information that may have changed his answer. I don't know was my #1 answer...more
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