Dr. Katherine Upchurch, MD

Dr. Katherine Upchurch, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 68
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Dr. Katherine Upchurch, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Worcester, MA and has been practicing for 42 years. She graduated from Duke University School Of Medicine in 1976 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

119 Belmont St

Worcester, MA 01605

Contact Information

(508) 334-5175

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Upchurch performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gout
very high
more than 99% of peers
Limb Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Upchurch's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

80  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

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

  • Duke University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • University Tex Health Science Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Tex Health Science Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Upchurch has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Upchurch's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Upchurch to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Upchurch's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr Upchurch is the epitome of what doctors should be. She is knowledgeable in her field of rheumatology but goes further to help her patients understand their options for making their quality of life the best it can be. She is genuine, kind, and a person I trust with my healthcare decisions. I...more
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She has changed my life!!! She is so busy but always takes time to make sure I'm doing ok and able to manage my pain!! She really cares about how I'm doing!! I'm so grateful for her and her wonderful staff at Heywood Hospital!!!
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