Dr. William Shergy, MD

Dr. William Shergy, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
Dr. William Shergy, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Huntsville, AL and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Hahnemann University in 1982 and specializes in rheumatology.

720 Gallatin St SW Ste 500

Huntsville, AL 35801

Contact Information

(256) 551-6510

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Rheumatoid Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
Malaise and Fatigue
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

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

59  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Hahnemann University
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Duke University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Pa Health Sys Presby M C
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shergy has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shergy's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shergy to family and friends
37 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (37)

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Dr. Shergy's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

Dr. Shergy has been my rheumatologist since 1988. Over the course of 30 years of very active disesase, Dr. Shergy has kept trying new ideas and even hospitalized me once with high dose steriods. I got Remicade 5 years prior to FDA approval for my disease thanks to his extremely well written...more
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The first time I saw the Dr. I thought he was nice. After that he seemed rushed and not compassionate and didn't seem to care that I was in pain. However, something has changed and he seems more personable and its taking time to listen.
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I have been Dr. Shergy's patient for almost seven years. I started out with the clinical trials and he found the exact medication that works for me. He is knowledgeable and always answers my questions with thoroughness. I never have to wait for my appointments, and his nurse, Debra is so gentle...more
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I have seen Dr. Shergy three times over two years. He was very professional & courteous. He suggested ways to improve my health without judgment for my super-morbid obesity. The tests that he recommended were reasonable. The staff has been very professional & courteous too. I would have no...more
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Made me say I had bad bones. Only would let me use one thing to help the one area that actually even had the osteoporosis. That med he gave me gave me severe leg pain for 6 months. I had to use narco for the pain.
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