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Dr. William Shergy, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male · Age 62

Dr. Shergy

Dr. William Shergy, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Huntsville, AL and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Hahnemann University in 1982 and specializes in rheumatology.


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(256) 551-6510

Dr. Shergy accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Dr. Shergy's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shergy treats Osteoporosis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Shergy treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip
Bone Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shergy treats Bone Disorders more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Shergy treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shergy treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Shergy treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Shergy's conditions and procedures:

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Felty's Syndrome
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. William Shergy, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Huntsville, AL and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Hahnemann University in 1982 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

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

Awards

Dr. Shergy's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shergy

2.3

Based on 39 reviews

5 Stars
20.512820512820515%
(8)
4 Stars
5.128205128205129%
(2)
3 Stars
12.820512820512821%
(5)
2 Stars
2.5641025641025643%
(1)
1 Star
58.97435897435897%
(23)

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I have had fibromyalgia since 1992. I have been going to Dr. Shergy since then. He is not all warm and fuzzy, but extremely knowledgeable and has tried several meds to get me the right combination. I see him every 4-5 months. I continue to go to him and his staff due to they know what they are...Read More
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Does not listen to patient, does not seem to be curious to find causes or treatments of symptoms, brief patient encounters in a hurried manner. Switching rheumatologist after several years.
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Dr. Shergy found the right treatment for me. I will not go to any other doctor. Dr. Shergy, along with his nurse, Ms. Shelton always treat me with respect and courtesy. I recommend them to friends and family.
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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...Read 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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