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Dr. George Housley Jr, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male · Age 67

Dr. Housley Jr

Dr. George Housley Jr, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Tupelo, MS and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in rheumatology.


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(662) 377-5040

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Dr. Housley Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Housley Jr treats Arthritis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Housley Jr treats this condition more than 100% 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. Housley Jr treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Housley Jr treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Polymyositis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Housley Jr treats Polymyositis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Housley Jr treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Housley Jr's conditions and procedures:

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Loss
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Connective Tissue Disorders
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Dry Eyes
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hip Disorders
  • Hip Injury
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • 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
  • Myocarditis
  • 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
  • Paget's Disease
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pericarditis
  • Pleurisy
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sialadenitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tendonitis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. George Housley Jr, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Tupelo, MS and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

Washington University
Fellowship Hospital
Barnes Hospital
Residency Hospital
Barnes Hospital
Internship Hospital
1979
University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
Medical School
1975
University Of Ca Berkeley
1973
Princeton University
Undergraduate School
1979
1975
1973

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, 1981

Dr. Housley Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Housley Jr

3.4

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr. Housley has been my Dr for almost 20 years treating my RA. I do highly recommend him. And I'll miss him when he retires.
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Dr. Housley treated my mother for years. Was very thorough and caring. I definitely would recommend him. My mother was Elia Cosio.
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Dr. Housley is a great rheumatologist. I've been his patient since 2000 and believe I have had the best care possible. He really works to make his patients feel better. I love his sense of humor.
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