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Dr. Howard Busch, DO

Rheumatology ·  Male · Age 64

Dr. Busch

Dr. Howard Busch, DO is a rheumatology specialist in Jupiter, FL and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine, New York Institute Of Technology in 1981 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.


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(561) 747-1987

Dr. Busch accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
Blue Select
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
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Humana
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Preferred PPO
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MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Busch's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Busch treats Osteoporosis more than 100% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Busch treats Chronic Neck Pain more than 100% of his peers

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

Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Busch treats Fibromyalgia more than 100% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia

Dr. Busch's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • 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)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • 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
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • 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

Biography

"Dr. Howard M. Busch founded the Family Arthritis Center in 1987 and has built a tremendous following through his diagnostic skills and compassionate treatment of his patients. He obtained his Bachelor of Science degree from Hobart and William Smith ...

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

1987
UMDNJ
Fellowship Hospital
1985
Norwalk Hospital
Residency Hospital
1982
Metro Hospital
Internship Hospital
1981
New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine, New York Institute Of Technology
Medical School
1987
1985
1982
1981

Awards

Dr. Busch's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Busch

2.8

Based on 64 reviews

5 Stars
40.625%
(26)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
4.6875%
(3)
2 Stars
3.125%
(2)
1 Star
51.5625%
(33)

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Listen to all those who give bad reviews...I wished I had. Got a letter today telling me to find another doctor...no problem. Already had been working on it. If those who gave positive feedback...good for you.
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i wanted to like Dr Busch, but only saw him once, then I was handed off like everyone else to a RNP, who never seems to know who i am even after four visits. This office seems to follow a one size fits all:lots of tests ,X-rays, and expensive meds, with little regard as to allergies, etc. ...Read More
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One of the best Doctors for Rheumatology . He is extremely knowledgeable and considerate. All questions are answered. I very highly recommend him. I am glad that we found him and his staff.
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I see MJ Strandberh, ARNP when I go too Dr. Busch's office. I trust her because she really cares about my health. She is warm and pleasant and easy to talk to. She is very knowledgeable things to me.
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So kind and patient. So knowledgeable. Listens. Great office! Top notch!
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Locations

Family Arthritis Center

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 7:30am - 1:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions
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    • Mon: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 7:30am - 1:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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