Dr. Robert Spiera, MD

Dr. Robert Spiera, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. Robert Spiera, MD is a rheumatology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1989 and specializes in rheumatology.

1088 Park Ave

New York, NY 10128

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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

Wegener's Granulomatosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Arthritis
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Spiera'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.

1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

60  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Yale University
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Ny Hosp/cornell University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Ny Hosp/cornell University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Spiera has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Spiera's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Spiera to family and friends
17 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Spiera's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Doctoer Spiera doesn't accept any insurance, so expect to pay $700 just to meet him, and who knows how much for followups. I'm not wealthy enough to afford that ON TOP of the insurance I pay through the teeth for, so I guess my health isn't any concern to him.
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Dr Robert Spiera was the first doctor to diagnosis my Stiff Person Syndrome, after years of visiting drs! He thought out of the box when all the other doctors were looking elsewhere. He will spend extra time researching issues and referrals (if needed) to be sure you receive the best care. He's a...more
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