Dr. Walter Chmelewski, MD

Dr. Walter Chmelewski, MD

Rheumatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
(24)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Walter Chmelewski, MD is a rheumatology doctor who practices in Raleigh, NC. He is 60 years old and has been practicing for 32 years.

2418 Blue Ridge Rd Ste 105

Raleigh, NC 27607

Contact Information

(919) 881-8272

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Fibromyalgia
very high
more than 96% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers
Rheumatoid Arthritis
high
more than 81% of peers

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Specialties

  • Rheumatology
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
60

Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gout
  • 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
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis

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Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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 PITTSBURGH SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • North Carolina Baptist Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • North Carolina Baptist Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • North Carolina Baptist Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chmelewski has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chmelewski's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chmelewski to family and friends
4.2
based on 24 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Chmelewski'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
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Raleigh, NC |
Dr. Chmelewski took excellent care of me. He spent extensive time listening to my problems and explaining my treatment plan. He and his staff were prompt and pleasant. I was able to reach him through his nurse with questions. I though he had a great amount of empathy for the stresses and...more
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Dr. Chmelewski accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
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