Dr. James Udell, MD

Dr. James Udell, MD

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64 y/o
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Dr. James Udell, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Langhorne, PA and has been practicing for 35 years. He specializes in rheumatology, pain medicine, and more.

Arthritis Group

1201 Langhorne Newtown Rd Ste 408

Langhorne, PA 19047
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Udell's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Udell treats Osteoporosis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Udell treats this condition more than 99% 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
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Udell treats Arthritis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Udell treats this condition more than 99% 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
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Udell treats Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Udell treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Udell's conditions and procedures:

Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Arthrocentesis
Asthma
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Behçet's Disease
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Density Scan
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Bursa Injection
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Felty's Syndrome
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Herniated Disc
Hypogammaglobulinemia
IgA Deficiency
Immunodeficiency Syndromes
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Itchy Skin
IV Therapy
Joint Drainage
Joint Injection
Joint Pain
Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Lyme Disease
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
Pathological Spine Fracture
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Pyogenic Arthritis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rash
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Skin Infections
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Chondromalacia
Systemic Sclerosis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Upper Back Pain
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Care Philosophy

Each patient is an individual requiring an individual caring approach to the various forms of arthritis and related disorders.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Bone Densitometry
  • Clinical & Laboratory Immunology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

1984
Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
Fellowship Hospital
1982
Brown U Hosps
Residency Hospital
1980
Brown U Hosps
Internship Hospital
1979
Medical College of Pennsylvania
Medical School
1979
Muhlenberg College
Undergraduate School
1984
1982
1980
1979
1979

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Dr. Udell's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Udell

3.0

Based on 21 reviews

5 Stars
42.857142857142854%
(9)
4 Stars
4.761904761904762%
(1)
3 Stars
4.761904761904762%
(1)
2 Stars
4.761904761904762%
(1)
1 Star
42.857142857142854%
(9)

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Doesn't listen to what you have to say. If you are more complicated that a shot of cortisone in your knee, go elsewhere. Doctor Udell was disinterested and insulting. Staff was very nice. I even witness a staff member drive an elderly patient to another doctor's office when they were mistakenly...Read More
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Office location is convenient. They offer Remicade therapy. Don't know much about other doctors in the same office. Udell, however, is an uncaring person who rushes you in and rushes you out. Rarely gives you more than 90 seconds. He does the least possible amount of work and accepts the fewest...Read More
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If it was possible I would not give this doctor any stars at all. I would only send my worst enemy to him.
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I'm sorry but I don't see how this doctor can have anything above 1 star. Personally he is not very compassionate.. Does not listen to your problems or needs, I personally felt as if I was just another number. I originally felt this way from my very 1st visit w/him but I figured I'd give him the...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerihealth
Amerihealth PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
Group Plan PPO
Coventry Health Care of Delaware
Coventry Health Care of Delaware HMO
EmblemHealth
GHI PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Keystone Health Plan East
Keystone Health Plan East HMO
Keystone Health Plan East POS
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare

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