Dr. Carolyn Dennehey, MD

Dr. Carolyn Dennehey, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Carolyn Dennehey, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Reno, NV and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from University Of California, Irvine, College Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in rheumatology.

80 Giroux St Ste 101

Reno, NV 89502

Contact Information

(775) 982-5000

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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No malpractice claims found for Nevada
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Dennehey's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Gout
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dennehey treats Gout more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Dennehey treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Juvenile Gout
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dennehey treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Dennehey treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dennehey treats Arthritis more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Dennehey treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis

Dr. Dennehey's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Amyloidosis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Lyme Disease
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
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
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Raynaud's Disease
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Carolyn Dennehey, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Reno, NV and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from University Of California, Irvine, College Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1994
    Uc Irvine
    Fellowship Hospital
    1994
  • 1992
    Uc Irvine
    Residency Hospital
    1992
  • 1990
    Uc Irvine
    Internship Hospital
    1990
  • 1989
    University Of California, Irvine, College Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1989

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Dennehey's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Dennehey

3.8

Based on 21 reviews

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
(14)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
28.571428571428573%
(6)

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I would not recommend Dr. Dennehey. I was referred to her for evaluation for autoimmune disorder (AD). My GP thought I had one because of new facial rash, Raynaud's and more, plus a couple of AD tests were positive. Dr. Dennehey seemed bored when I was telling her about my new symptoms/history. I...Read More
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Dr. Dennehey demonstrates a very caring and concerned demeanor to me at each visit. After a recent appointment she prescribed an in-depth lab test, and called me personally to give me the results. She ensures that I feel empowered to discuss any issues I have with my medical condition.
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I saw Dr. Carolyn Dennehey in 2014 at Sutter in Sacramento. She was the first doctor to diagnose me with Fibromyalgia, as I'd been suffering with body pain/aches for many years and no other doctor knew why. It is likely that my problem stemmed from a car accident in 1996 and/or surgeries. Dr....Read More
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I saw Dr. Dennehey in 2004 at UCI when my left eye had become very inflammed. My Ophthalomogist at UCI referred me to her. She was the MD to finally diagnose me with Reactive Arthritis. I had been mistakenly dx with other conditions in the past. She was an excellent MD. She really listened well was...Read More
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