Dr. Richard Looney, MD

Dr. Richard Looney, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Richard Looney, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Rochester, NY and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry in 1976 and specializes in rheumatology and infectious disease medicine.

400 Red Creek Dr Ste 110

Rochester, NY 14623

Contact Information

(585) 486-0147

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

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

Dr. Looney'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
  • Infectious Disease Medicine

4  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*

84  Conditions Treated

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10  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

  • 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

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Looney to family and friends
8 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
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  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Looney's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (3)

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...more
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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.
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In my experience, he is very open to discussion and will LISTEN to what his patients have to say.
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