Dr. Richard Pittsley, MD

Dr. Richard Pittsley, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
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Dr. Richard Pittsley, MD is a rheumatology specialist in East Lansing, MI and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from University Of Michigan Medical School in 1973 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

1401 E Lansing Dr Ste 107

East Lansing, MI 48823

Contact Information

(517) 351-8881

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
very high
more than 99% of peers
Shoulder Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Pittsley'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
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

58  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

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 Michigan Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Kaiser Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Kaiser Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Uc San Francisco Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pittsley has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pittsley's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pittsley to family and friends
21 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Pittsley's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Great Dr and staff. Have been going there for over 10 years now. Everything is explained very well. Treatments don't always work so the next visit he changes things around to try to make it work. I ran into a staff member at a store one day and she gave me a huge hug. It was very nice. ...more
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Always takes his time and explains everything thoroughly.
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The Doctor didn't seem to care about helping me in anyway. I have never been this disappointed. Very quick to assume without examining me.
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