Dr. Romy Cabacungan Jr, MD

Dr. Romy Cabacungan Jr, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 40
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Dr. Romy Cabacungan Jr, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 1 years. He specializes in rheumatology.Read his story

2001 W Orange Grove Rd

Tucson, AZ 85704

Contact Information

(480) 443-8400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Bone Disorders
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more than 11% of peers

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Dr. Cabacungan Jr's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cabacungan Jr " Bachelors of Science in Business Administration – University of California at Riverside – Riverside, CA Doctor of Medicine – Fatima College of Medicine – Philippines Residency in Internal Medicine – University of New Mexico – Albuquerque, NM Fellowship in Rheumatology – University of New Mexico – Albuquerque, NM Board Certification in Internal Medicine Fellow of the American College of Rheumatology Board Eligible in Rheumatology Dr Cabacungan was a practicing Hospitalist and Associate Professor of Internal Medicine at the University of New Mexico (UNM). He then completed his Fellowship in Rheumatology at UNM where he was Co-Chief Fellow. Dr Cabacungan was involved in multiple studies involving lupus and opioid use, lupus and marijuana use, and improvement in the success and quality of arthrocentesis. Dr Cabacungan is married with 3 beautiful children. He finds great satisfaction in volunteering in the community by mentoring at Big Brothers & Big Sisters, fundraising for March of Dimes March for Babies, and fundraising for UNM Neonatal ICU. He also loves spending time with his family; and enjoys tennis and golf."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cabacungan Jr "My attitude and commitment towards patient care is to build a relationship between the patient and myself, as we work together to accomplish a desired goal. My principle roll is to provide the patient with accurate information about their condition or diagnosis, and to recommend therapeutic options."

1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

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

36  Conditions Treated

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17  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • University Of New Mexico Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • University Of New Mexico Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2017

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cabacungan Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cabacungan Jr's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cabacungan Jr to family and friends
15 total reviews (15 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Cabacungan Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (15)

Dr. Romy is the 5th Doctor I have seen for my condition. He spent 45 minutes with me to help figure out a diagnosis. He listened to my concerns, answered my questions and explained his thoughts and reviewed his plan of care. I am impressed so far and look forward to seeing him again. He seemed to...more
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I don't really understand all of the great reviews of this rheumatologist. I recently moved to AZ and was assigned Dr. C through my insurance. He spoke more about his own back pain and gout that anything about me. He never remembered what medications I was on or what therapies we had already talked...more
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He is the best Rheumatologist on the planet. Pleasant personality, knowledgeable, current in new emerging illnesses, thorough in implementing diagnostic work up in order to go to the bottom of identifying the etiology of any medical condition, adopts appropriate intervention for the treatment....more
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One of the best doctors I know! Professional, knowledgeable and trustworthy. I will not go to any other rheumatologist than Dr Cabacungan.
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He is amazing. Made me feel comfortable and listened to everything I had to say about where I was hurting. Never felt so relaxed and cared for. Thank you.
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