Dr. Michelle Spuza-Milord, MD

Dr. Michelle Spuza-Milord, MD

Rheumatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 57
(37)
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Dr. Michelle Spuza-Milord, MD is a rheumatology doctor who practices in St Petersburg, FL. She is 57 years old and has been practicing for 27 years.

5100 Seminole Blvd

St Petersburg, FL 33708

Contact Information

(727) 319-4535

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

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Spuza-Milord performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoporosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Spuza-Milord ""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 do in-house IV infusions for treatment of rheumatic diseases and for treatment of osteoporosis. We do allergy testing and desensitization therapy as well."
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Specialties

  • Rheumatology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Vasculitis
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Diseases Affecting Musculoskeletal System
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Lyme Disease
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • 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
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis

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Procedures

  • Arthrocentesis
  • Biological Therapy
  • Diet Counseling
  • Exercise Counseling
  • IV Therapy
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Spuza-Milord has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Romanian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Spuza-Milord's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Spuza-Milord to family and friends
3.7
based on 37 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (37)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Spuza-Milord's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

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...more
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I believe she is writing placebos. Which, in my opinion, is highly unethical.
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Brandon, FL |
She spent a long time on the first visit. She makes you feel comfortable and truly interested in listening to your symptoms. I waited 8 weeks to get an initial visit. She was highly recommended by my doctor.
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Pinellas Park, FL |
The Doctor was exceptional during the initial visit. However, "sales prevention" is the only thing being practiced in the front office. I was told (1) I could not get lab results without coming into the office (2) I could not leave my number for Dr. Milord to call me and (3) either I take the...more
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in St Petersburg, FL |
I have been suffering for the past 8 years of which the last 3 have been miserable with a Rheumatoid Arthritis Like yet to be diagnosed ailment. Dr. Spuza-Milord spends a tremendous amount of quality time with me each and every time I have an appointment. I am always impressed at her medical...more
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Dr. Spuza-Milord accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card
    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) 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
    Choice Plus EPO
    Choice Plus HMO
    Choice Plus POS
    Choice Plus 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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Hospitals where Dr. Spuza-Milord has admitting privileges

Northside Hospital &Tampa Bay Heart Institute
6000 49th St N
Saint Petersburg, FL 33709
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Saint Anthony's Hospital
1200 7th Ave N
Saint Petersburg, FL 33705
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St. Petersburg General Hospital
6500 38th Ave N
Saint Petersburg, FL 33710
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