Dr. Richard Crane, MD

Dr. Richard Crane, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Richard Crane, MD is a rheumatology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University in 1981 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

1088 Park Ave

New York, NY 10128

Contact Information

(212) 860-4000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Crane performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Raynaud's Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sjögren's Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Crane's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

61  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Crane has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Crane's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Crane to family and friends
35 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

  • 5
    (27)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Crane's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

Dr. Crane is fine. His staff is horrible. They do not answer phone calls and when they do they are super dismissive and rude. It took 20 days and 5-6 phone calls for me to get results. Looking for a new rheumatologist? I wouldn't do it.
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Dr. Crane is amazing. I decided to see him for a second opinion, and he put me on a medication that several other doctors felt was too mild for me. Four months later, I'm feeling so much better. Dr. Crane is thorough, has a great bedside manner, and his office is very efficient. I highly recommend...more
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Dr Crane and his staff and clinic is top of the line all the way when it comes to dealing with autoimmune diseases. Unlike other doctors who just waste your times, Dr Crane focuses on the cause and immediately treats it aggressively. He is the best rheumatologist and all my colleagues agree.
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Dr Crane’s office has always treated me with the utmost of respect. His scope of knowledge is amazing and has helped tremendously when dealing with my very complicated conditions. Very lucky to have found him.
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The staff are the RUDEST people I have encountered anywhere. The phlebotomist, on top of being rude, decided it is appropriate to suck on a lollipop while drawing my blood. Chris, who was supposed to call in my prescription to my pharmacy left me waiting while she chatted with her mom in her work...more
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