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Dr. Charles Ludivico, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male · Age 74

Dr. Ludivico

Dr. Charles Ludivico, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Fountain Hill, PA and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1970 and specializes in rheumatology.


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Dr. Ludivico's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ludivico treats Osteoporosis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ludivico treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ludivico treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Ludivico treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ludivico treats Arthritis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Ludivico treats this condition more than 99% of his 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. Ludivico's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Felty's Syndrome
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • 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
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Charles Ludivico, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Fountain Hill, PA and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1970 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

1977
University Penn Hospital
Residency Hospital
1973
Temple University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1971
Temple University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1970
Temple University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1977
1973
1971
1970

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Ludivico's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ludivico

1.8

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
17.391304347826086%
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4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
(1)
2 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
(1)
1 Star
73.91304347826087%
(17)

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Very disappointing experience with this physician and his staff. He definitely needs to retire. Ordered unnecessary tests and his office staff are incompetent. Trying to bill me when my insurance already paid them. Also waited 20 minutes to be seen even though I was the first appointment of the...Read More
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He seems very thorough at first but once you don’t fall in a predetermined catagory he dismisses you like your making it up even though test result say something is going on. Is very fast talker and examiner and his office is outdated and not connected to Epic. I do not reccomend. I had to leave...Read More
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Dr Ludivico speaks in a demeaning manner. When replying to questions can be conveyed as mocking in nature. I would not recommend.
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Grumpy, nurse practitioner and cold, disinterested, bordering on rude doctor. The focus was my depression, anxiety long ago divorce to explain what has been rediagnosed as Sgigrens disease after going to another specialist. Now I understand why the office was empty. Staff very courteous.
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I've been seeing Dr. Ludivico and his nurse practitioner Nancy for years. I've had nothing but positive experiences with them and their staff. They diagnosed and have been treating me for Hashimoto's, fibromyalgia, and osteoarthritis, all before I even turned 40. They also completed paperwork for...Read More
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