Dr. Richard Yonker, DO

Dr. Richard Yonker, DO

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. Richard Yonker, DO is a rheumatology specialist in Englewood, FL and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Des Moines University College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1978 and specializes in rheumatology.

684 S Indiana Ave

Englewood, FL 34223

Contact Information

(941) 475-3839

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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No malpractice claims found for Florida
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. Yonker's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yonker treats Osteoporosis more than 100% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yonker treats Arthritis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Yonker treats this condition more than 99% 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
Bone Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yonker treats Bone Disorders more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Yonker treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Yonker's conditions and procedures:

Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
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
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Systemic Sclerosis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Yonker, DO is a rheumatology specialist in Englewood, FL and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Des Moines University College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1978 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 1984
    University Fla
    Fellowship Hospital
    1984
  • 1982
    Albert Einstein Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1982
  • 1980
    Albert Einstein Med Center
    Internship Hospital
    1980
  • 1978
    Des Moines University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School
    1978

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Yonker's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Yonker

2.5

Based on 13 reviews

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1 Star
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Saw dr tinker for a little over a year. I really had a good experience with him and the staff and would have recommended them until I found out that he did some blood work and left out the fact that I have lupus! That blood work was done in 2016 and I just found out from my primary doctor about the...Read More
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Terrific experience from prior paperwork, professionally greeted, detailed review of symptoms, up to Dr. Yonker himself. He went over my past surgeries with me & made recommendations on each of my issues. His manner is very compassionate & his knowledge is exceptional. Thanks very much to the...Read More
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I have been going to Dr Yonkers for a number of years now. I have suffered much pain before I went to Dr Yonkers . I have 13 joints of ra he has been able to find the right remedy for me many many times He has been the best for me .And also I have recommended to many people, and friends And they...Read More
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Cigna HMO
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