Dr. Joshua Yurfest, MD

Dr. Joshua Yurfest, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(16)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Joshua Yurfest, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Pittsfield, MA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from St Georges U in 1982 and specializes in internal medicine and physical medicine & rehabilitation.

44 Charles St

Pittsfield, MA 01201

Contact Information

(413) 499-4200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Dr. Yurfest's Experience

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Dr. Yurfest's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
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Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Torticollis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Back Pain

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Procedures

  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment (OMT)
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • St Georges U
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Worcester City Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • St Rapheal Hosp-Yale
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Colorado
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yurfest has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yurfest's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yurfest to family and friends
3.3
based on 16 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Yurfest's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Pittsfield, ma |
Dr. Yurfest is absolutely amazing, he is very sweet and always does his best to help. Best doctor around!
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in Westfield |
After relocating from Boston, I fell off of a 2nd story deck. Having access to Boston doctors, I was used to excellent care. From the 1st visit 6 months ago, I look forward to seeing Dr. Yurfest! He is extremely thorough, knowledgeable and professional. I have since moved to Westfield, but I am...more
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Chatham, NY |
Dr. Yurfest is a kind, gentle man who is knowledgeable in his work. He compassionate, yet highly professional.
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in Pittsfield, MA |
Went to see him didn't listen to what was wrong with me did a nerve test said carpal tunnel sent me to pt they said nothing wrong with my hands called dr office left a message never returned my call I have fibromialga and needed to get relief no response what a wast of my time and money never again
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Late every time.
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Dr. Yurfest accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan
    Tufts PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Yurfest has admitting privileges

Berkshire Medical Center
725 North St
Pittsfield, MA 01201
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