Dr. Michelle Spuza-Milord, MD

Dr. Michelle Spuza-Milord, MD

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Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
58 y/o
(40)

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Dr. Michelle Spuza-Milord, MD is a rheumatology specialist in St Petersburg, FL and has been practicing for 27 years. She specializes in rheumatology.

Allergy & Rheumatology Associates

5100 Seminole Blvd

St Petersburg, FL 33708
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

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. Spuza-Milord's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spuza-Milord treats Arthritis more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Spuza-Milord treats this condition more than 100% of her 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
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spuza-Milord treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Spuza-Milord treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Bone Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spuza-Milord treats Bone Disorders more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Spuza-Milord treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Spuza-Milord's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Arthrocentesis
Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Vasculitis
Behçet's Disease
Biological Therapy
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Degenerative Diseases Affecting Musculoskeletal System
Dermatomyositis
Diet Counseling
Difficulty With Walking
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Exercise Counseling
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Intervertebral Disc Disease
IV Therapy
Joint Drainage
Joint Injection
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
Myositis
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
Skin Allergy
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Sclerosis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Care Philosophy

"We take time for you because we care." We have a 23 year reputation of providing the highest standard of Rheumatology care with compassion and professionalism. Board Certified physicians, specializing in Allergy, Immunology, and Rheumatology. We ...

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1991
    Med College Penn
    Fellowship Hospital
    1991
  • 1989
    St Francis Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1989
  • 1987
    St Francis Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1987
  • 1985
    Universidad Eugenio Maria De Hostos, Escuela De Medicina
    Medical School
    1985
  • 1981
    grinnell
    Undergraduate School
    1981

Languages

  • Romanian
  • English

Awards

Dr. Spuza-Milord's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Spuza-Milord

3.7

Based on 40 reviews

5 Stars
60%
(24)
4 Stars
5%
(2)
3 Stars
2.5%
(1)
2 Stars
10%
(4)
1 Star
22.5%
(9)

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Average Wait Time
  • 31 – 45 minutes
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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I like Dr. Spuza-Milord because I believe she cares. But when she suggested I embark on an alkaline diet I followed up with research and learned that there is no scientific evidence to support it. That's when I quit seeing her. I don't miss the long waiting room times of 1-2 hours. One time, after...Read More
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I have seen Dr Spuza Milord for 15 years. She is by far the best Rheumatologist in the Tampa Bay region. Her care is compassionate and empathetic. She is also thorough and educated in proper diagnosis and treatment. I’ve come to trust her above any other doctor that I’ve have ever seen. I know...Read More
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Excellent doctor easy to talk to explains conditions,tests and treatment. Takes an extended amount of time with their patients which sometime causes a longer wait but well worth it. Very understanding about the cost of test and medications and will help work with you on finding something that’s...Read More
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The doctor is great. But scheduling is unacceptable. I've been trying to see her for months. Twice I was booked into appointments that later were cancelled by the staff. And each rebooking was a month or more out. I am not sure if the doctor is aware but if the staff makes scheduling errors...Read More
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I believe she is writing placebos. Which, in my opinion, is highly unethical.
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Insurance accepted

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Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test
Blue Care Network
Blue Plan 65 Medicare Supplement HMO
Blue Plan 65 Medicare Supplement PPO
Blue Preferred
Blue Preferred PPO
Blue Select
Blue Traditional
Federal Employee Program
State Employees Program
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Humana
Choice
Choice Care
Choice Care PPO
Choice PPO
Commercial EPO
Commercial POS
Commercial PPO
Freedom
Freedom HMO
Freedom PPO
Gold
Gold Choice
Gold HMO
Gold Plus
Gold Plus Choice PPO
Gold Plus HMO
Humana EPO
Humana HMO
Humana HMOx
Humana POS
Humana PPO
Indemnity
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicare PPO
Medicare Supplement - High Deductible Plan F
Medicare Supplement - Plan A
Medicare Supplement - Plan B
Medicare Supplement - Plan C
Medicare Supplement - Plan F
Medicare Supplement - Plan K
Medicare Supplement - Plan L
Medicare Supplement - Plan N
Preferred PPO
Tampa Bay HUMx HMOx
Traditional Preferred
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
AARP Medicare Complete Essential HMO
AARP Medicare Complete Premier HMO
AARP Medicare Complete Value HMO
AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 1 HMO
AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 2 HMO
Basic PPO
Bronze Copay Select
Bronze HSA 100
Choice
Choice EPO
Choice HMO
Choice Plus Test
Choice Plus Test EPO
Choice Plus Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS
Choice Plus Test PPO
Commercial HMO
Community Plan
Compass
Dual Complete HMO-SNP
Golden Rule HMO
Golden Rule POS
Golden Rule PPO
Medicare Advantage
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Medicare Supplement PPO
Navigate
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Optimum Choice HMO
Options PPO
UMR
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
WellCare
Medicare Advantage
WellCare HMO
WellCare POS
WellCare PPO

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Saint Anthony's Hospital

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