Dr. David Pugliese, DO

Dr. David Pugliese, DO

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 47
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Dr. David Pugliese, DO is a rheumatology specialist in Wilkes Barre, PA and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from University Of New England College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 2000 and specializes in rheumatology.

1000 E Mountain Dr

Wilkes Barre, PA 18711

Contact Information

(800) 275-6401

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 2 More

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Dr. Pugliese's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pugliese treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Pugliese treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pugliese treats Arthritis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Pugliese treats this condition more than 98% 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
Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pugliese treats Osteoporosis more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Pugliese treats this condition more than 94% 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

Dr. Pugliese's conditions and procedures:

Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Behçet's Disease
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Cryoglobulinemia
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hand Conditions
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
Kawasaki Disease
Knee Disorders
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
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)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Raynaud's Disease
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
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. David Pugliese, DO is a rheumatology specialist in Wilkes Barre, PA and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from University Of New England College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 2000 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

  • Geisinger Med
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 2003
    Geisinger Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    2003
  • 2001
    Geisinger Med Center
    Internship Hospital
    2001
  • 2000
    University Of New England College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School
    2000

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Dr. Pugliese's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Pugliese

4.2

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
80%
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1 Star
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I feel like Dr. Pugliese is not interested in doing his job. He spends maybe ten minutes with you and the whole time is on the computer, no eye contact, he never really performed an actual exam on me. He kept wanting to prescribe me medication after medication some with some serious side effects...Read More
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Gained my confidence with his explanations and treatment available for my situation . Never felt rushed and left all of my appointments with a lot of information . A good listener to all complaints on health issues . Very polite .
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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Coventry Health Care
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Geisinger Health Plan
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
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