Dr. Carolyn Connelly, MD

Dr. Carolyn Connelly, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Carolyn Connelly, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 29 years. She graduated from University Of Florida in 1984 and specializes in rheumatology.

2919 W Swann Ave Ste 404

Tampa, FL 33609

Contact Information

(813) 870-2100

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida

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Osteoporosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bone Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

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

55  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Florida State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • University Of Florida
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • University Of Kentucky
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Of Kentucky
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • University Of Florida
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Connelly's Reviews

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4.0

Based on 24 reviews

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Dr. walked into the office, shook my hand then immediately asked me why I passed many doctors on my way and decided on her? Through her first question is where I should have noticed her condescending attitude towards myself and my referring provider. (Primary care). During the appointment she...Read More
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I went to Dr. Connelly for a second opinion regarding arthritis pain. I was taken aback by her non-compassionate attitude. She told me that she could not help me, that I had to "help myself" and that I needed to lose weight. I already knew that. She is very lacking in bedside manner and in my...Read More
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What a joke. Two hundred dollars later and she wouldn't talk to me, go over my symptoms, look at any clinical documentation. She blew me off in a matter of minutes with the wrong diagnosis. If she makes a prejudgment about you then that's it, you can expect to be disappointed. Rude snippy doctor...Read More
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Wonderful. By far my favorite physician in Florida. She has helped me control my RA for the past 7 years, from bouts of extreme pain prior to seeing her to her stabilizing my RA. She is so encouraging and an all around amazing physician. She is kind, thoughtful, and an expert in the field.
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I have been a patient of Dr. Connelly's for 13 years. She is absolutely the most professional and thorough Doctor I have ever met and she is also the kindest. On my first visit my knee was so swollen with fluid from Rheumatoid Arthritis that I could hardly make it from the car to her door. I...Read More
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