Dr. George Housley Jr, MD

Dr. George Housley Jr, MD

Rheumatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 65
(13)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. George Housley Jr, MD is a rheumatology doctor who practices in Tupelo, MS. He is 65 years old and has been practicing for 38 years. Dr. Housley Jr is affiliated with North Mississippi Medical Center.

845 S Madison St

Tupelo, MS 38801

Contact Information

(662) 377-5040

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoporosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Rheumatoid Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Rheumatology
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Board Certifications

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

  • 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
  • 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 Conditions
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hip Disorders
  • Hip Injury
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • 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
  • 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
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • 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
  • Scleroderma
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sialadenitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tendonitis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Mississippi.

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

  • Princeton University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1973
  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Barnes Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Barnes Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Washington University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Ca Berkeley
    Other Education | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, 1981
Media & Publications

Dr. Housley Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Housley Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Housley Jr to family and friends
3.4
based on 13 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Housley Jr's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    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
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in Tupelo,ms |
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.
in Corinth, MS |
Dr. Housley treated my mother for years. Was very thorough and caring. I definitely would recommend him. My mother was Elia Cosio.
in Starkville, MS |
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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Dr. Housley Jr accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Ambetter
    Superior Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Housley Jr has admitting privileges

North Mississippi Medical Center
830 S Gloster St
Tupelo, MS 38801
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