Dr. Edward Tackey, MD

Dr. Edward Tackey, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. Edward Tackey, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Elkton, MD and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of Science and Technology in 1990 and specializes in rheumatology.

137 W High St

Elkton, MD 21921

Contact Information

(410) 620-4850

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
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Dr. Tackey's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

Dr. Tackey 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
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tackey treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Tackey treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rheumatoid Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tackey treats Rheumatoid Arthritis more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Tackey treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis of Hand and Wrist

Dr. Tackey's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Amyloidosis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Arthrocentesis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursa Injection
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Familial Mediterranean Fever
Felty's Syndrome
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Injection Therapy
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intestinal Diseases
Joint Drainage
Joint Injection
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
Peripheral Nerve Block
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Raynaud's Disease
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rotator Cuff Injuries
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Takayasu's Arteritis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Care Philosophy

Excellent and compassionate care

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • National Institute Of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Brown University-Miriam Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • Brown University-Miriam Hospital
    Internship Hospital
  • 1990
    University Of Science and Technology
    Medical School
    1990

Languages

  • French
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese

Awards

Dr. Tackey's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tackey

3.5

Based on 43 reviews

5 Stars
58.13953488372093%
(25)
4 Stars
4.651162790697675%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
2.3255813953488373%
(1)
1 Star
34.883720930232556%
(15)

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Treated me like a child and challenged everything I said. Arrogant, dismissive almost annoyed that I was in the office. I got the distinct impression that he felt my problem were either not real. This was such a bad experience I delayed getting treatment because I thought I was crazy. Trust your...Read More
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Dr. Tackey is a very caring & knowledgeable doctor. I highly recommend him.
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Dr. Tackey is a very calm and patient physician. He is assuring when I discuss concerns I have about my medical condition and treatment. I would definitely recommend him to someone needing a rheumatologist.
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Dr. Tackey is very thorough before making decisions concerning my health. He is also very easy to talk with. I feel that he is really concerned about each patient.
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Nice man, professional but easy going. Excelleny bedside manner which is a rarity these days.
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KeyCare PPO
AvMed
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Universal American

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Union Hospital

Elkton, MD

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