Dr. Enrico Villanueva, MD

Dr. Enrico Villanueva, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Enrico Villanueva, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Frederick, MD and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from De La Salle University / College Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in rheumatology.Read his story

86 Thomas Johnson Ct

Frederick, MD 21702

Contact Information

(301) 694-8311

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthSmart
  • Maryland Physicians Care
  • Medicaid
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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 96% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 90% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
more than 88% of peers

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Dr. Villanueva's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Villanueva "Enrico Villanueva, M.D. is board certified in both Rheumatology and Internal Medicine and practices at the Mid-Maryland Musculoskeletal Institute (MMI) division, seeing patients at the Frederick and Hagerstown facilities. Dr. Villanueva treats patients suffering from a wide range of rheumatic disorders and autoimmune diseases such as: rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, osteoporosis, lupus, gout, scleroderma, polymyositis and vasculitis. His goal is to make a difference in his patients' lives and prevent chronic conditions from becoming debilitating. Dr. Villanueva believes that when a patient is educated about their disease process, they understand more about the treatment they are receiving, making them more compliant with that treatment regime, resulting in a better outcome for the patient."
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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

54  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of The Philippines
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • De La Salle University / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Saint Joseph Hospital and Health Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Veterans Affairs Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Saint Joseph Hospital and Health Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Washington Hospital Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Villanueva has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Tagalog

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Dr. Villanueva's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Villanueva to family and friends
25 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

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Dr. Villanueva's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Rude, condescending, confrontational. The worst doctor I've ever seen.
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First office visit, provider handed my husband 4 pamphlets of different biologics for his RA and he said, "pick one". As an ICU nurse, I wouldn't ask my patient to choose their own antibiotic. Medications work and are given differently. Next the office manager never returns phone calls. I needed...more
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He barely spent any time with me. I paid my normal $30 specialist copay. When I got my EOB from the insurance company he charged $800 for an initial visit! Dr's like this are the reason why insurance is so expensive! My next visit (5 minutes to tell me all my blood tests were normal) a $350...more
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