Dr. Charles Wasicek, MD

Dr. Charles Wasicek, MD

Rheumatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 71
(10)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Charles Wasicek, MD is a rheumatology doctor who practices in Watertown, NY. He is 71 years old and has been practicing for 45 years.

145 Clinton St Ste 100

Watertown, NY 13601

Contact Information

(315) 782-5523

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

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Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
more than 96% 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

  • Amyloidosis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • 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
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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 Rochester Sch Of Med & Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Erie Co Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • SUNY Buffalo Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wasicek has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wasicek's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wasicek to family and friends
2.0
based on 10 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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

Dr. Wasicek's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
FAIR
Office environment
POOR
Staff friendliness
FAIR
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

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My family member sees him and always comes out of the office very stressed and upset because of the way they are treated and talks down to them. He is very mean and unprofessional and has yet to help with the condition. He doesn't believe them when they tell him the symptoms they have or are...more
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in Lowville, NY |
I'M TOTALLY DISMAYED WITH THIS DR'S OFFICE.I SAW DR.W FOR 10 YRS AND HE WAS THE ONE TO FIND MY OTHER HEALTH PROBLEMS WHICH I'M GRATEFUL FOR AND REFERRED ME TO SPECIALISTS.SO, I CALLED THE OFFICE IN NOV.2016 AND THE RECEPTIONIST WAS ADAMANT SHE WOULD CALL ME BACK WITH A APPT. BEFORE THE...more
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in Watertown, NY |
My experience was terrible! He had never treated someone with my condition so he referred me to neurology in hopes it was something else. Didn't find thus out till almost a year later when neurology sent me back to him with blood work and other resluts. He was always very rude, made me prove I...more
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in Constableville New York |
Yes, the office is horrible. Yes, the waiting is too. I drove 50 miles one way to see him many times. He appeared in court for me in a workmen's compensation case when no one else would help me. He was happy to do it. Yes, I had trouble getting the final statement that my condition was work...more
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Ft Huachuca, AZ |
I has been seeing him for 2 years and still has no answers to what's wrong. Every time I go in there he is sending me for more tests without explaining why. The waiting time to be seen is unacceptable. Once he does come in he asked me why I taking meds that he prescribed to her. His office is...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Wasicek accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
    Excellus BlueCross BlueShield PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO

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