Dr. Michael Spiegel, MD

Dr. Michael Spiegel, MD

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Age 60
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Dr. Michael Spiegel, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Danbury, CT and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in rheumatology.

2 Riverview Dr

Danbury, CT 06810

Contact Information

(203) 797-1500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Connecticut
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. Spiegel's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Ankylosing Spondylitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spiegel treats Ankylosing Spondylitis more than 100% of his peers

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

Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

Dr. Spiegel 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
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spiegel treats Arthritis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Spiegel 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

Dr. Spiegel's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
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)
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
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
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Pyogenic Arthritis
Raynaud's Disease
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Chondromalacia
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Takayasu's Arteritis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Michael Spiegel, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Danbury, CT and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

1988
Roger Williams/Brown
Fellowship Hospital
1987
St Frances Med Center
Residency Hospital
1985
St Francis Hospital and Med Center
Internship Hospital
1984
SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
Medical School
1988
1987
1985
1984

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Spiegel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Spiegel

3.3

Based on 27 reviews

5 Stars
48.148148148148145%
(13)
4 Stars
7.407407407407407%
(2)
3 Stars
3.7037037037037037%
(1)
2 Stars
3.7037037037037037%
(1)
1 Star
37.03703703703704%
(10)

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Terrible.I was his patient for 3 years.I fully trusted this physician to work in partnership with me to assist with my health. I did everything he said and my health declined . When I asked for guidance, he offered an anti anxiety drug. I went somewhere else. It was one blood test ... just one...Read More
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I found Dr Speigel to be an excellent listener, and he gave me excellent information about my health in general, as well as a thorough examination. He was respectful and pleasant and I would definitely recommend him.
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I'm sorry to say that I agree with the previous patients. Dr. Spiegel insulted me to the point of tears, and I'm a girl from the Bronx. That's not easy to do. If I didn't hear what he said with my own ears, I wouldn't have believed it. It's not that he has no bedside manner, his manner was...Read More
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I agree with the last reviewer from Danbury. I was treated teh wrong way but he was also very gruff and insulting. Then he prescribed a medication wrong. I became very sick for several days. I called to tell him that another doctor told me I was sick because he precribed the medication incorrectly....Read More
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absolutely the worst dr i visited in my 50 yrs bad personality and poor office staff. do not waste your time does not call you back Mailed my lab results with a positive findings and i couldn't get in touch with him even after calling his office manager several times. poor treatment! go else...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
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 HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Danbury Hospital

Danbury, CT

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