Dr. George Housley Jr, MD

Dr. George Housley Jr, MD

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Age 66
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Dr. George Housley Jr, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Tupelo, MS and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in rheumatology.

845 S Madison St

Tupelo, MS 38801

Contact Information

(662) 377-5040

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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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
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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
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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
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 39 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
    1979
  • 1973
    Princeton University
    Undergraduate School
    1973

Awards

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

Dr. Housley Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Housley Jr

3.4

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5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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(5)

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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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Humana
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Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
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