Dr. Richard Looney, MD

Rheumatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 67
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Dr. Richard Looney, MD
Dr. Richard Looney, MD is a rheumatology doctor who practices in Rochester, NY. He is 67 years old and has been practicing for 41 years. Dr. Looney is affiliated with Nicholas H. Noyes Memorial Hospital and Strong Memorial Hospital.

400 Red Creek Dr Ste 110

Rochester, NY 14623

Contact Information

(585) 486-0147

Dr. Richard Looney, MD

Dr. Richard Looney, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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more than 98% of peers
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very high
more than 96% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Infectious Disease Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
    Accredited by: American Board of Allergy & Immunology*
  • Infectious Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Angioedema
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bronchitis
  • Bursitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Common Variable Immune Deficiency (CVID)
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Food
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Dry Eyes
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Eosinophilia
  • Eye Infections
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hives
  • Hypogammaglobulinemia
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Immunodeficiency Syndromes
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Latex Allergy
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Rash
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Skin Infections
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Takayasu's Arteritis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Toxic Effect of Venom
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Shots for Insect Stings
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Drug or Food Challenge
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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

  • University Of Rochester School Of Medicine And Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Strong Meml Hospital University Rochester
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Fell Strong Meml Hospital University Roc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Strong Meml Hospital University Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Strong Meml Hospital University Rochester
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Looney has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Looney's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Looney to family and friends
4.4
based on 8 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Looney's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in perry ny |
He is a very good Doctor but the last 5 appts they have scheueld they have canceled they say cause he is very busy he does alot of research but you wold think the office girls would know what days not to scheduale you an appointment its not right when i work hard to find a ride and they keep canceling its not fare to any of us that see him if he doesant have time for us then put us in with someone that can see us Patient Sandra Moroz
in Rochester, NY |
Impressed by the amount of time Dr. Looney spent with me and how thorough he is. He has a very kind manner about him and is very approachable if you have questions or concerns. I would absolutely recommend Dr. Looney to others.
Ithaca, NY |
In my experience, he is very open to discussion and will LISTEN to what his patients have to say.
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Dr. Looney accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
    Excellus BlueCross BlueShield PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Looney has admitting privileges

Nicholas H. Noyes Memorial Hospital
111 Clara Barton St
Dansville, NY 14437
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Strong Memorial Hospital
601 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY 14642
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