Dr. Richard Wernick, MD

Dr. Richard Wernick, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
Dr. Richard Wernick, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine and specializes in rheumatology.

5050 NE Hoyt St Ste 155

Portland, OR 97213

Contact Information

(503) 215-6819

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 91% of peers
Wegener's Granulomatosis
more than 94% of peers
Rheumatoid Arthritis
more than 67% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

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

33  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Oregon.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Washington Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Washington Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • University Tex Sw
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Richard Wernick, MD
This provider is very thoughtful, deliberate and knowledgeable. I appreciate the fact that he is willing to tell me exactly what he thinks and not what he thinks I want to hear.
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Pepper W in Portland, OR – Jan 04, 2017
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Dr. Wernick isn't very warm and fuzzy, but that's not what's truly important. He cares deeply about his patients and will fight to get them the treatment they need. His knowledge about rheumatology is unfathomably deep. We would give him our highest recommendation!
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Robert H in Vancouver, WA – Jul 07, 2016
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