Dr. Richard Pittsley, MD

Dr. Richard Pittsley, MD

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Age 70
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Dr. Richard Pittsley, MD is a rheumatology specialist in East Lansing, MI and has been practicing for 41 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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Dr. Pittsley's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pittsley treats Osteoarthritis of Shoulder more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Pittsley treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pittsley treats Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Pittsley treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Shoulder Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pittsley treats Shoulder Disorders more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Pittsley treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Pittsley's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Systemic Sclerosis
Temporal Arteritis
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Pittsley, MD is a rheumatology specialist in East Lansing, MI and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University Of Michigan Medical School in 1973 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1978
Uc San Francisco Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1976
Kaiser Med Center
Residency Hospital
1974
Kaiser Med Center
Internship Hospital
1973
University Of Michigan Medical School
Medical School
1978
1976
1974
1973

Dr. Pittsley's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Pittsley

3.8

Based on 21 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
23.80952380952381%
(5)

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Dr. Pittsley is one of the best doctors I’ve seen. He is on top of new developments in rheumatology, and expertly tailors treatment. He takes his time with patients.
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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. ...Read 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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Cigna
Cigna PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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HAP Insurance
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Humana
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Sparrow Hospital

Lansing, MI