Dr. Pietro V. Rocca, MD

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Dr. Pietro V. Rocca, MD

Rheumatology | Male

Pietro V Rocca MD 537 Stanton Christiana Rd Ste 101, Newark, DE 19713 Get Directions
(302) 683-9400

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It is of paramount importance that the care of the patient be a partnership between the physician and the patient. The physician's role is to make recommendations based on his/her expertise. It is the patient's responsibility to decide what is best for him/her based on those recommendations. In order to achieve the best outcome, it is important for the physician and patient to work together.Read more

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$445 consult fee for non insured. I was screened for insurance right away. Payment is no problem for me but It's the end if January and they can't take me till June. They offered to put me on the cancelation list as people don't show up but it's just not realistic.
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Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

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  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Lyme Disease
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • 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
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

Procedures Performed

  • Arthrocentesis
  • IV Therapy
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

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    Malpractice Claims not available

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    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    Georgetown University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1988

  • Internship Hospital
    The Medical Center Of Delaware (Christiana Care)

    Completed in 1989

  • Residency Hospital
    The Medical Center Of Delaware (Christiana Care)

    Completed in 1991

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Georgetown University

    Completed in 1993

  • Undergraduate School
    Georgetown University

    Graduated in 1984

Awards & Recognition

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

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

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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Level of trust in provider's decisions
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How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Rocca's Care Philosophy

It is of paramount importance that the care of the patient be a partnership between the physician and the patient. The physician's role is to make recommendations based on his/her expertise. It is the patient's responsibility to decide what is best for him/her based on those recommendations. In order to achieve the best outcome, it is important for the physician and patient to work together.