Dr. David Chesner, DO

RheumatologyMaleAge 55

Dr. David Chesner, DO is a Rheumatology Specialist in Langhorne, PA. Dr. Chesner has more experience with Osteoporosis & Screening and Arthritis & Arthropathy than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Abington Hospital—Jefferson Health and Doylestown Hospital. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Chesner to book an appointment.

Dr. Chesner
1 Summit Square Ctr Ste 101 Langhorne, PA 19047
Telehealth services available

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Chesner

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Chesner treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Chesner treats other conditions, please contact the office at (215) 657-6776.

Osteoporosis & Screening

Osteoporosis specialists diagnose and treat conditions characterized by low bone density and bone weakness, such as osteoporosis and osteopenia.Compare with other Osteoporosis & Screening specialists.

Dr. Chesner is experienced in the area of Osteoporosis & Screening. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Osteoporosis
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis Screening
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High
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Very High
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Arthritis & Arthropathy

Arthritis and arthropathy specialists diagnose and treat diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, osteoarthritis, and ankylosing spondylitis that damage joints, causing pain, stiffness and swelling.Compare with other Arthritis & Arthropathy specialists.

Dr. Chesner is experienced in the area of Arthritis & Arthropathy. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 23 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Chesner
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Arthritis
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Rheumatoid Arthritis
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High
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Dr. Chesner's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) Scan
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gout
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Fluid Test
  • Joint Pain
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Lyme Disease
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Musculoskeletal Function Test
  • 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
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Scleroderma
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spondylitis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Takayasu's Arteritis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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(215) 657-6776

Dr. Chesner accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital Blue Cross
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

Dr. Chesner's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chesner

4.9

Based on 79 ratings

5 Stars
96.20253164556962%
(76)
4 Stars
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2 Stars
1.2658227848101267%
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1 Star
2.5316455696202533%
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What went well
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (72)
  • Explained conditions well (72)
  • Listened & answered questions (71)
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment (6)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (3)
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions (3)
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Dr Chesner is very thorough, professional and caring. I can not ask for a better doctor!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Cecilia Magsam – Jul 24, 2021
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Dr. Chesner has been my doctor for 21 years. I have chronic pain from fibromyalgia, sarcoidosis and arthritis. He patiently listens to me, asks questions and discusses a treatment plan and medication changes. He is a wonderful doctor.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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T. Mays – Jul 17, 2021
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Dr. Chesner is a wonderful, caring and knowledgeable doctor. He takes time to explain everything to you and more importantly helps you find answers and gets you on the right path to getting better.
What went well
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
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Suzanne Mccloskey – Jun 29, 2021
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Dr Chesner is beyond excellent. Knowledgeable, experienced, empathetic. Cannot give him higher recommendation
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Donna O'Malley – Jun 08, 2021
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Great, as always. I have been with Dr. Chesner for 20+ years for management of SLE/Osteoarthritis/Sjogrens. He is always available and responsive when needed. Always patient and almost always on time! I never feel rushed.
What went well
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
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Denise Hartman – Jun 05, 2021
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Dr Chesner is always friendly, helpful, supportive and caring. He goes above and beyond what would be typical. Between my father and mother, he has been treating them for about 20-25 years! You don’t keep patients that long without being truly remarkable!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Pat – Jun 05, 2021
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Dr. Chesner is the most caring physician I have ever had the privilege of knowing. He takes the time you need to explain your diagnosis and treatment plans. I have never felt rushed or uninformed. He genuinely cares and makes sure your other doctor’s are kept up to date on your condition. The entire staff are friendly and helpful. Ten stars in my book.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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ML – Jun 04, 2021
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Dr. Chesner is what every doctor should be: dedicated to helping his patients & making sure they receive the best possible care. He goes above & beyond what’s required. He’s a brilliant caring doctor who is also continually educating himself on the latest rheumatological news. If he doesn’t have the answers, he’ll research someone who does & will follow up both with doctor & patient (meaning he doesn’t just pass you off if your diagnosis/symptoms get too complicated/difficult/scary: he never lets his ego get in the way of what’s best for the patient, sadly, that’s unusual.) In addition to being a uniquely brilliant rheumatologist, he’s also a uniquely kind person who never gives up on patients. My first appointment, I was 14 & already had a long complicated medical history: 22 yrs later, Dr. Chesner has never given up & is always there for me. He’s the doctor you want for his brilliance, kindness, & because he’ll never give up & will always advocate for you.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Hillary – May 09, 2021
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I saw Dr Chesner today and have been a patient of his over fifteen years. He’s the most caring and compassionate doctor and takes all the time you need and never feeling rushed. His dedication is what has helped me a better quality of life. God Bless You Dr. Chesner
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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George “Reb” Floyd – Apr 21, 2021
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Awesome! When I needed him on the weekend he was available and his guidance was above and beyond. Not sure I would have made it past the 2 days without his knowledge understanding and empathy. Don’t know what I would do without him.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Pat – Apr 14, 2021
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Dr. Chesner is a wonderful doctor. He is a wonderful listener and a great diagnostic practitioner. He listens and he hears. He doesn't rush to judgement. He will do everything he can to help you with your pain and diagnose your problem. I couldn't find a better provider for my issues
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Lisa Weiss – Apr 14, 2021
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Everyone is so nice and I love Dr Chesner. I go to the Newtown office and it’s a great location for me. I highly recommend them.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Dona Donato – Apr 10, 2021
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Dr. Chesner = Phenomenal doctor. I have been seeing Dr. Chesner for almost a decade, and my mother AND grandmother also saw him. He is one of those rare gems that see your issues from a patient’s perspective. You feel like he sees you as a person, not just a ‘one size fits all’ disease. Truly, a great doctor and person who never stops thinking, and never gives up on people. More importantly, he makes you feel like never giving up hope on yourself, no matter your situation, and that is an extremely important and understated gift. It’s a phenomenal office from Dr. Chesner to his nurses to his secretary to the various infusion centers and infusion nurses. Just excellence all around.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Gaby – Apr 04, 2021
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Best Rheumatologist in the Northeast!! I have been living with Lupus and Fibromyalgia for over 25 years and he has been by my side! Bed side manner is awesome! He is an amazing physician and a true friend.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Deborah Romaine – Apr 04, 2021
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Knowledgeable friendly and explained things thoroughly. Did my feel rushed at all.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Mar 19, 2021
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Wonderful Doctor! Takes time and totally listens to his patient! I am so thankful for his cate!!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Jane Ehrhart – Mar 16, 2021
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I felt I needed to write another review for Dr. Chesner. I previously wrote about how he saved my sisters life, well it’s been three years since I was standing in the hallway at Doylestown hospital being told my sister would not live and there was nothing else they could do for her. My sister was diagnosed with a lung disease polyangiitis. Everyone had given up hope even after she was taken by helicopter to University of Penn with the same result. An angel came into my sisters room and said he was not giving up hope and would help us, this angel was Dr. Chesner. He gave her treatments of a medicine intravenously which worked miracles and improved her condition to almost perfect. Dr Chesner was at our side the entire time and was available anytime day or night! My sister still needs oxygen to function but she is alive and doing really well! We go to the casinos and she lives her life ,one given to her by Dr Chesner. I will be forever grateful to this kind and wonderful man.
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Beth Richino – Mar 14, 2021
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Dr. Chesner, his staff, and all the clerical associates are very helpful, very professional, and caring. We have known Dr. Chesner for many years and are always able to get straight answers from him. His staff is always very responsive to our calls and we never have to call twice to get answers and assistance when needed.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Opalka – Mar 09, 2021
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Wonderful doctor with a great bed side manner!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Susan – Feb 26, 2021
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Dr. Chesner consistently takes the time to listen to my concerns, helps me to understand my condition, explains treatment options and then works with me to determine the best course of action. I have never felt rushed. I always feel respected when we work together.
What went well
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
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Care Philosophy

"I believe a strong doctor-patient relationship is key to producing successful outcomes. This includes compassion, open lines of communication, empathy...Read more

Biography

Dr. David Chesner is Board Certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine with a specialty in Rheumatology.  He received his BS...Read more

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Education

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency Hospital
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Internship Hospital

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. David Chesner, DO offer telehealth services?

Dr. Chesner has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Does Dr. David Chesner, DO accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. David Chesner, DO's top areas of care?

Dr. Chesner frequently treats Osteoporosis & Screening and Arthritis & Arthropathy. See all practice areas where Dr. Chesner specializes.

Where is Dr. David Chesner, DO's office located?

Dr. Chesner's office is located at 1 Summit Square Ctr Ste 101, Langhorne, PA 19047. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

1 Summit Square Ctr Ste 101 Langhorne, PA 19047
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Rheumatic Disease Associates

Rheumatic Disease Associates Ltd.2360 MARYLAND RD Willow Grove, PA 19090
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    • Tue: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 7:30am - 5:00pm
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Chesner is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Abington Hospital—Jefferson Health

Abington, PA

72% Patient Experience Rating, 3% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Doylestown Hospital

Doylestown, PA

81% Patient Experience Rating, 12% higher than the national average

7 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

Holy Redeemer Hospital

Meadowbrook, PA

72% Patient Experience Rating, 3% higher than the national average

7 Awards Received

St. Mary Medical Center

Langhorne, PA

73% Patient Experience Rating, 4% higher than the national average

8 Awards Received