Dr. Robert Sylvester, MD

Rheumatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 78
(15)
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Dr. Robert Sylvester, MD
Dr. Robert Sylvester, MD is a rheumatology doctor who practices in Lewiston, ME. He is 78 years old and has been practicing for 52 years. Dr. Sylvester is affiliated with St. Mary's Health System, Rumford Hospital, Central Maine Medical Center and Franklin Memorial Hospital.

Lewiston Office

10 High St Ste 205

Lewiston, ME 04240

Contact Information

(207) 784-1323

Dr. Robert Sylvester, MD

Dr. Robert Sylvester, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Sylvester's Experience

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Dr. Sylvester's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Rheumatology
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
1

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
2

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
55

Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • 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
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis

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Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maine.

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

  • Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1965
  • Med College Va Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1966
  • Lemuel Shattuck Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1968
  • Med College Va Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1967
  • National Naval Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Va Hospital University Calif
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1972

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sylvester has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sylvester's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sylvester to family and friends
3.1
based on 15 total reviews
Dr. Sylvester's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Dr. Sylvester accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Sylvester has admitting privileges

Central Maine Medical Center
300 Main St
Lewiston, ME 04240
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Franklin Memorial Hospital
111 Franklin Health Commons
Farmington, ME 04938
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Rumford Hospital
420 Franklin St
Rumford, ME 04276
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St. Mary's Health System
93 Campus Ave
Lewiston, ME 04240
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