Dr. Ralph Stocker, MD

Dr. Ralph Stocker, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 67
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Dr. Ralph Stocker, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Hartford, CT and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in rheumatology.

85 Seymour St Ste 1003

Hartford, CT 06106

Contact Information

(860) 246-4260

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan

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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. Stocker's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Gout
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stocker treats Gout more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Stocker treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Juvenile Gout
Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stocker treats Fibromyalgia more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Stocker treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stocker treats Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Stocker treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Stocker's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
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
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Cramp
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
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Steroid Injection
Systemic Sclerosis
Takayasu's Arteritis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ralph Stocker, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Hartford, CT and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 1988
    University Mass
    Fellowship Hospital
    1988
  • 1982
    University Mass
    Residency Hospital
    1982
  • 1980
    University Mass
    Internship Hospital
    1980
  • 1979
    University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1979

Awards

Dr. Stocker's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Stocker

2.9

Based on 32 reviews

5 Stars
43.75%
(14)
4 Stars
3.125%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
3.125%
(1)
1 Star
50%
(16)

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Has NO bedside manner at all! Curt, rude & abrupt, .In & out seeing other pts.. Said for me to return in 2 wks,so that he could inform me of his decision about whether to take me as a patient. He was accepting new patients, we checked. I’ve had fibromyalgia for approx. 40 years & he basically...Read More
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He doesn't care. He gives you 30 seconds to talk and then brushes you off to go to the next patient. I saw him due to years of joint pain. Again and again I told him I didn't want to take meds, I wanted to know what was causing it so it could be stopped. He treated me (AND accused me) like a...Read More
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I am devastated that Dr. Stocker is retiring. I have been seeing him for a decade since I was diagnosed with Lupus in my 30s. Initially, Dr. Stocker was stern w/ me b/c I was not great about keeping my appointments and taking my health seriously. Dr. Stocker has shown me tremendous care and...Read More
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He was one of the rudest doctors I've ever met. I had my two young children with me because I am new to the area and do not have babysitting . He was very upset and saying this isn't appropriate to bring children and he said he usually sends people away with kids to return at a later date. I...Read More
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