Dr. Richard Furie, MD

Dr. Richard Furie, MD

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Age 65
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Dr. Richard Furie, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Great Neck, NY and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University in 1979 and specializes in rheumatology.

865 Northern Blvd Ste 302

Great Neck, NY 11021

Contact Information

(516) 708-2550

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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No malpractice claims found for New York
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No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Furie's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lupus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Furie treats Lupus more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Furie treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Furie treats Arthritis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Furie treats this condition more than 99% 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. Furie treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Furie treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Furie's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
Amyloidosis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Cryoglobulinemia
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Familial Mediterranean Fever
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Goodpasture's Disease
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
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
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Takayasu's Arteritis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Furie, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Great Neck, NY and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University in 1979 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 1984
    Hospital Spec Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital
    1984
  • 1982
    New York Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1982
  • 1980
    New York Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1980
  • 1979
    Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Medical School
    1979

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Furie's Reviews

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2.8

Based on 18 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
5.555555555555555%
(1)
1 Star
50%
(9)

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Dr. Furie is everything I want a doctor to be incredibly smart and extremely devoted to my best health. The little negative there could be said about my patient experience is due to the hospital environment Dr. Furie works in. In my evaluation Dr. Furie is the ultimate physician.
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Worst personality ever- impersonal and even a bit rude. Felt so incredibly rushed and it was my first time meeting him. Had high hopes and was major disappointment
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Fantastic doctor! Very compassionate.
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He is quite professional, impersonal, by the book, has difficulty putting things on a patient level. He repeats his same statement of I will not say until I get more test redults back leaving the patient in limbo. As I patient, one goes in scared and leaves scared, with no definite answer nor a...Read More
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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
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthFirst
ABCD HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO

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