Dr. Richard Stern, MD

Dr. Richard Stern, MD

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Age 66
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Dr. Richard Stern, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Grapevine, TX and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1998 and specializes in rheumatology.Read his story

1643 Lancaster Dr Ste 202

Grapevine, TX 76051

Contact Information

(214) 540-0700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Stern's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stern treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 95% of his peers

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

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stern treats Arthritis more than 94% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Osteoarthritis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stern treats Osteoarthritis more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Stern treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist

Dr. Stern's conditions and procedures:

Acute Gout
Adult-Onset Still's Disease
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arteritis
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Spine
Arthrocentesis
Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
Arthropathy Associated With Viral Disease
Arthropathy in Behcet's Syndrome
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Vasculitis
Behçet's Disease
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Density Scan
Bone Disorders
Bursa Injection
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Pain
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Climacteric Arthropathy
Crystal Arthropathy
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Discoid Lupus
Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hand Conditions
Hip Bursitis
Hypersensitivity Vasculitis
Idiopathic Osteoporosis
Infusion Therapy
Injection of Tendon
IV Therapy
Joint Drainage
Joint Injection
Joint Pain
Knee Arthritis
Knee Disorders
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Monoarthropathy
Muscle Weakness
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoarthropathy
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Polyarteritis
Polyarteritis Nodosa
Polyarthropathy
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Post-Infectious Reactive Arthropathy
Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
Primary Osteoporosis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rheumatoid Vasculitis
Sarcoidosis
Secondary Osteoporosis
Senile Osteoporosis
Seronegative Arthritis
Seronegative Spondyloarthropathy
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylarthropathy
Spondylitis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Subacromial Bursitis
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Takayasu's Arteritis
Temporal Arteritis
Transient Arthropathy
Trigger Finger
Trochanteric Bursitis
Tumidus Lupus Erythematosus
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wear and Tear Arthritis
Wegener's Granulomatosis
X-Ray

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Stern has been in private practice at Rheumatology Associates since July 2003. He is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, Texas. Dr. Stern primarily...

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 2016
    University Of North Texas
    Undergraduate School
    2016
  • 2003
    University Of Tex Sw/Parkland
    Fellowship Hospital
    2003
  • 2001
    Parkland Va/Univ Of Tex Sw
    Residency Hospital
    2001
  • 1999
    Parkland Health and Hospital System
    Internship Hospital
    1999
  • 1998
    University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Medical School
    1998

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Stern's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Stern

4.1

Based on 61 reviews

5 Stars
73.77049180327869%
(45)
4 Stars
1.639344262295082%
(1)
3 Stars
1.639344262295082%
(1)
2 Stars
4.918032786885246%
(3)
1 Star
18.0327868852459%
(11)

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Poor excuse for a doctor (not up to date, argumentative, condescending & saw us < 5 min) He operates a billing scam. He's a provider w our insurance but still required twice the contracted rate paid up front before being seen. After getting EOB from insurance & seeing he knowingly charged twice the...Read More
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I've always had very positive experiences with Dr. Stern. His office and procedures have been very efficient and I very much appreciate the ease in getting appointments and access to care. Even when I have been out of town on business and needed immediate care, I found Dr. Stern to be responsive...Read More
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While this doctor is friendly, his range of knowledge is somewhat limited to the most common autoimmune disorders. If you have something that presents atypically, Dr. Stern is dismissive and refuses to read up on current medical literature that is beyond his realm of clinical acumen. If you are...Read More
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Dr Stern has been very proactive in dealing and treating my A.S. He works hard to give me the highest level of care, including in support of the ongoing issues with my insurance provider for prescription drug benefits. He takes extra precaution in working with other doctors that I've used for...Read More
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I needed a new rheumatologist after moving and had a 9-year history of UCTD. My labwork came back totally normal, so after one visit he said I had no rheumatic issues. However, he ignored my verbal and written records of years of positive ANA and other markers. He had even called my recent...Read More
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Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
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Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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