Dr. Brenda Burke, DO

Dr. Brenda Burke, DO

Rheumatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 48
(16)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Brenda Burke, DO is a rheumatology doctor who practices in Newport, RI. She is 48 years old and has been practicing for 16 years.

19 Friendship St Unit 150

Newport, RI 02840

Contact Information

(401) 845-3800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 93% of peers
Arthritis
very high
more than 92% of peers
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
very high
more than 89% of peers

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Specialties

  • Rheumatology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Felty's Syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Rhode Island.

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

  • Univ Of New England Collof Osteo Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Berkshire Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Roger Williams Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Roger Williams Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Burke has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Burke's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Burke to family and friends
2.5
based on 16 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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

Dr. Burke's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
FAIR
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Newport, RI |
my primary physician (lifespan group) had referred me to Dr. Burkes office. This was about 2 months ago. After multiple calls and voicemails left by both myself and my primary providers office staff (spanning about 4 weeks) no one had returned any of our calls, finally, they answered a call placed...more
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in Portsmouth, RI |
Excellent in every way
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in Middltown |
Dr. Burke is a very knowledgeable and caring physician. I have and would recommend her to anyone. She always calls if I voice any concerns or have any questions via email or telephone
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in Warwick, RI |
Dr. Burke is one of the more caring doctors I have dealt with since my recent medical issues have surfaced (8 months/6 doctors). She met with for over 45 minutes, listening and offering suggestions and ideas. She also followed up with personal calls explaining blood work to me in detail. I would...more
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in Portsmouth, RI |
She is offensive , rude , uninterested, and insulting. She has a hostile presence and makes one feel ridiculous. I wouldn't have my worst enemy go to her. Her secretary is also a lesson in tolerance, she makes you feel very unwelcome and guilty that you are standing in her office and taking up...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Burke accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan
    Tufts PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Burke has admitting privileges

Miriam Hospital
164 Summit Ave
Providence, RI 02906
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Newport Hospital
Friendship Street
Newport, RI 02840
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