Dr. Carolyn Connelly, MD

Dr. Carolyn Connelly, MD

Rheumatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 60
(24)
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Dr. Carolyn Connelly, MD is a rheumatology doctor who practices in Tampa, FL. She is 60 years old and has been practicing for 34 years.

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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Top Care Areas

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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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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

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dry Eyes
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Felty's Syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • 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
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection

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

  • 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

Dr. Connelly has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Connelly's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Connelly to family and friends
4.0
based on 24 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Connelly's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Tampa |
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...more
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Tampa, FL |
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...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...more
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Tampa, FL |
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...more
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Dr. Connelly accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Select
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Hospitals where Dr. Connelly has admitting privileges

Memorial Hospital of Tampa
2901 W Swann Ave
Tampa, FL 33609
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St. Joseph's Hospital
3001 W Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Tampa, FL 33607
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