Dr. David True, DO

Dr. David True, DO

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 49
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Dr. David True, DO is a rheumatology specialist in Springfield, MO and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Univ Of North Texas Health Science Center Texas College Of Osteopathic Medicine, University Of North Texas Health Science Center At Fort Worth in 1997 and specializes in rheumatology.

3555 S National Ave

Springfield, MO 65807

Contact Information

(417) 875-3000

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Medicaid of Missouri
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. True performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Elbow Injuries
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. True's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. True "I try to treat others as I would want myself or a loved one to be treated."

1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

39  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Pain
  • Dry Eyes
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Felty's Syndrome
  • Fever
  • Foot Conditions
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Vascular Disease
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2  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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

  • University of Texas at El Paso
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • Univ Of North Texas Health Science Center Texas College Of Osteopathic Medicine, University Of North Texas Health Science Center At Fort Worth
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Wilford Hall Usaf Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Wilford Hall Usaf Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Wilford Hall Usaf Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. True has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. True's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. True to family and friends
15 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. True's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Fantastic doctor, sad to see him leave Springfield! He is extremely kind and thoughtful, making it easy to talk to him, as well as being extremely proactive...he helps you with all aspects of your care, and if something requires another Dr.’s expertise, he works with them to come up with the best...more
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Dr. True has been my Rheumotolist for many years.. I was scared at first he would be as good as Dr. Schwartz.. Dr, True listened and made changes in medicines as needed and made test when necessary. I really hate to see him leave.
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Very quiet and intimidating at first sight BUT does listen and thoroughly exams new patients & very polite & comforting. WILL write and promptly notify if his first diagnosis is wrong also get you back in promptly for further treatment. Example I was allergic to 1st med & would NOT proscribe new...more
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