Dr. William Brelsford, MD

Dr. William Brelsford, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. William Brelsford, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Tyler, TX and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston in 1981 and specializes in rheumatology.

1212 Clinic Dr

Tyler, TX 75701

Contact Information

(903) 596-8858

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Trigger Point Injection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Brelsford'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

2  Board Certifications

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

53  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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 Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Meth Mc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Meth Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Lsu Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • University Tex Sw Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brelsford has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Brelsford's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brelsford to family and friends
19 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Brelsford's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I am a severe RA patient with Dr Brelsford for over 6 years with monthly IV drips for 5 of those in those 5 years I saw him maybe 7 times all the rest was PA.s. On 3 opiods pain meds for 6 yrs then after drs started getting heat about writing opiod scripts he send me to pain management dr to get...more
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Can only see PA, doctor not available. Office staff terrible.
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First visit was exceptional, however I have not been seen by him personally in about 1 1/2 yrs. His NP is great (Tim). If you visit with Tim, you are still charged a co-pay for a specialist which I disagree with. Your ins. may differ.
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