Dr. Richard Looney, MD

Dr. Richard Looney, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 68
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Dr. Richard Looney, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Rochester, NY and has been practicing for 34 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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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
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Dr. Looney's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Autoimmune Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Looney treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Looney treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Allergic Reaction
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Dr. Looney treats Allergic Reaction more than 95% of his peers

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

Hives
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Looney treats Hives more than 94% of his peers

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

Dr. Looney's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
All Types of Food Poisoning
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Allergy Shots
Allergy Shots for Insect Stings
Allergy Skin Testing
Allergy Testing
Allergy Treatment
Anaphylaxis
Angioedema
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Asthma
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Autoimmune Diseases
Behçet's Disease
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bronchitis
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Sinusitis
Common Variable Immune Deficiency (CVID)
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cryoglobulinemia
Dermatitis
Dermatitis Due to Drugs
Dermatitis Due to Food
Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
Dermatomyositis
Drug or Food Challenge
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Eosinophilia
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Eye Infections
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hand Conditions
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hives
Hypogammaglobulinemia
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Immunodeficiency Syndromes
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Itchy Skin
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Latex Allergy
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nasopharyngitis
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patch Testing
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Penicillin Allergy
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Plantar Fasciitis
Pollen Allergy
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Postnasal Drip
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Rash
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Sinusitis
Sjögren's Syndrome
Skin Infections
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Sclerosis
Takayasu's Arteritis
Temporal Arteritis
Toxic Effect of Venom
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Looney, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Rochester, NY and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry in 1976 and specializes in rheumatology and infectious disease medicine.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Infectious Disease Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Infectious Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

1985
Strong Meml Hospital University Rochester
Fellowship Hospital
1981
Fell Strong Meml Hospital University Roc
Residency Hospital
1979
Strong Meml Hospital University Rochester
Residency Hospital
1977
Strong Meml Hospital University Rochester
Internship Hospital
1976
University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry
Medical School
1985
1981
1979
1977
1976

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Dr Looney has been my rheumatologist for over 20 years and has always been personally attentive to my problems. I have severe rheumatoid arthritis and he has been very caring and willing to answer all my questions. I never feel rushed with him and he is very thorough.
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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...Read 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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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
Independent Health
Encompass
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO

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