Dr. Nancy J. Walker, MD

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Dr. Nancy J. Walker, MD

Rheumatology | Female

Arthritis and Osteoporosis Center 2760 Century Blvd Ste 3, Reading, PA 19610 Get Directions
(610) 375-4251

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There has never been a more exciting time to be a Rheumatologist! Our profession has made tremendous advances in the diagnosis and management of inflammation and autoimmune diseases.Read more

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Reading, PA |
I would highly recommend Dr Walker to anyone. She is very kind and takes time to make sure you leave with everything you need. I never feel rushed in their office
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Best doctor I have ever been to. Always courteous & kind. Takes her time to understand what's wrong. Very down to earth & caring. Love her!
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Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

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  • Rheumatology

Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Felty's Syndrome
  • Gout
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Lyme Disease
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scleroderma
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

Procedures Performed

  • Arthrocentesis
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Bursa Injection
  • Injection of Tendon
  • IV Therapy
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Soft Tissue Injections
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    Mc Master Univ Sch Of Med

    Graduated in 1998

  • Internship Hospital
    Beth Isreal Hosp/Harvard

    Completed in 1999

  • Residency Hospital
    Brown University Program

    Completed in 2000

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Of Mass Med Ctr

    Completed in 2004

  • Undergraduate School
    McMaster Univ

    Graduated in 1992

  • Other Education
    University Of Massachusetts

    Completed in 2003

Awards & Recognition

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Rheumatology
  • Board certified in Rheumatology
  • Malpractice claims in Pennsylvania not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Walker's Office & Staff

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Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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Dr. Walker's Care Philosophy

There has never been a more exciting time to be a Rheumatologist! Our profession has made tremendous advances in the diagnosis and management of inflammation and autoimmune diseases.