Dr. Richard Chou, MD

Dr. Richard Chou, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. Richard Chou, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from U Of Buffalo SUNY Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci in 2001 and specializes in rheumatology.

55 Fruit St # 2C

Boston, MA 02114

Contact Information

(617) 726-7938

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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. Chou's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chronic Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chou treats Chronic Pain more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Chou treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chou treats Arthritis more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Chou treats this condition more than 95% of his 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. Chou treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Chou treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Chou's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
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
Difficulty With Walking
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Goodpasture's Disease
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
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
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
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Pyogenic Arthritis
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Steroid Injection
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Vascular Disease
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Chou, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from U Of Buffalo SUNY Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci in 2001 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2001
    U Of Buffalo SUNY Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci
    Medical School
    2001

Awards

Dr. Chou's Reviews

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4.7

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VERY PROFESSIONAL AND COMPASSIONATE ATTITUDE . CAPABLE OF "THINKING OUTSIDE THE BOX" . FOUND THE CAUSE OF MY FIBROMYALGIA (peripheral neuropathy) BY KEEPING UP WITH THE RESEARCH IN THIS AREA. GETS FAMILIAR WITH HIS PATIENTS PROBLEMS AD LOOKS FOR ANSWERS AFTER OTHERS GAVE UP.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

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