Dr. Thomas Tyma, MD
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Dr. Thomas Tyma, MD

Rheumatology | Male

Allegheny North Arthritis Center 4424 Penn Ave Ste 201, Pittsburgh, PA 15224 Get Directions
(412) 687-0301

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Dr. Tyma specializes in Rheumatology and practices in Pittsburgh, PA. He practices at 2 locations.

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    • Disciplinary action in another state
    • Action Taken:Surrender
    • Misdemeanor conviction
    • Action Taken:Revocation
    • Other
    • Action Taken:Suspension
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    • New York
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    • License Reinstatement without Restrictions
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  • Internship Hospital
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  • Fellowship Hospital
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    Specialties

    • Rheumatology

    Conditions Treated

    • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
    • Arthritis
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Gout
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lupus
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spondylitis
    • Temporal Arteritis
    • Vasculitis

    Procedures Performed

    • Joint Drainage
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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    • 3
      Sanctions

      Dr. Tyma has received 3 sanctions

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      • Disciplinary action in another state  (6/21/2013)
      • Action Taken: Surrender
      • Summary: Please reference the following Document
      • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
      • State: New York
      • Misdemeanor conviction  (12/5/2012)
      • Action Taken: Revocation
      • Summary: Dr. Thomas Allen Tyma; License # MD049451L; NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician has been convicted of eighteen misdemeanors.; ACTION TAKEN: The Pennsylvania Board of Medicine has revoked the physician's license retroactive to 03-27-2012.
      • State: Pennsylvania
      • Other  (3/27/2012)
      • Action Taken: Suspension
      • Summary: Dr. Thomas Allen Tyma; License # MD049451L

        Nature of Complaint:

        The physician presents an immediate threat to health and safety.

        Action Taken:

        The Pennsylvania Board of Medicine has temporarily suspended the physician's license.

      • State: Pennsylvania
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      Dr. Tyma has 3 board actions

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      • Non-Disciplinary Action  (5/16/2013)
      • Action Taken: Other
      • Summary: Dr. Thomas A. Tyma; License # 168039; NATURE OF COMPLAINT: This action is not disciplinary in nature. ACTION TAKEN: The physician has agreed to not engage in the practice of medicine in New York State or in any other jurisdiction where the practice of medicine is predicated on the physician's New York State medical license. This order remains in effect pending the final disposition of the current investigation being conducted by the Office of Professional Medical Conduct.
      • State: New York
      • Non-Disciplinary Action  (9/27/2011)
      • Action Taken: Other
      • Summary: Please reference the following Document
      • State: New York
      • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
      • Other  (8/4/2011)
      • Action Taken: License Reinstatement without Restrictions
      • Summary: Dr. Thomas Allen Tyma; License # MD049451L

        Nature of Complaint:

        Petition for reinstatement.

        Action Taken:

        The Pennsylvania Board of Medicine has reinstated the physician's license to practice medicine and surgery in the State of Pennsylvania to an unrestricted status .

      • State: Pennsylvania
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    Education

    • Medical School
      Medical College Of Pennsylvania

      Graduated in 1983

    • Residency Hospital
      Indian Health Sers

      Completed in 1989

      Nassau Co Med Center

      Completed in 1987

      State University Of New York / Health Science Center At Stony Brook

      Completed in 1986

      Worcester Meml Hospital

      Completed in 1985

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Emory University Hospital

      Completed in 1993

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
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    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Rheumatology
    • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
    • Malpractice claims in Pennsylvania not available
    • Sanctions found
    • Board actions found
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    Dr. Tyma's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Tyma

    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients