Dr. Richard Looney, MD

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Dr. Richard Looney, MD

Dr. Richard Looney, MD is a rheumatology doctor who practices in Rochester, NY. He is 66 years old and has been practicing for 41 years. Dr. Looney is affiliated with Nicholas H. Noyes Memorial Hospital and Strong Memorial Hospital.

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Dr. Looney's Reviews

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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's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Rheumatology
  •  Board certified in Allergy & Immunology, Infectious Disease, Internal Medicine and Rheumatology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Angioedema
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Common Variable Immune Deficiency (CVID)
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatitis Due to Food
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Eosinophilia
  • Eye Infections
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hives
  • Hypogammaglobulinemia
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Immunodeficiency Syndromes
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Rash
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Skin Infections
  • Spondylitis
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Takayasu's Arteritis
  • Toxic Effect of Venom
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry

    Graduated in 1976

  • Internship Hospital
    Strong Meml Hospital University Rochester

    Completed in 1977

  • Residency Hospital
    Fell Strong Meml Hospital University Roc

    Completed in 1981

    Strong Meml Hospital University Rochester

    Completed in 1979

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Strong Meml Hospital University Rochester

    Completed in 1985

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Infectious Disease Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Drug or Food Challenge
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Steroid Injection