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Richard Polisson, MD

Richard Polisson, MD

Rheumatology Boston, MA

Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Office Address

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  • 55 Fruit Street Yaw 2100
    Boston, MA 02114
    Phone: (617) 726-7938
    Fax: (617) 643-1274

Dr. Polisson's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Rheumatology: General Rheumatology

Dr. Polisson's Education & Medical Training

  • Massachusetts General HospitalMassachusetts General HospitalFellowship, Rheumatology
  • Duke University HospitalDuke University HospitalResidency, Internal Medicine
  • Duke Univ Sch of MedDuke University School of MedicineMedical School

Dr. Polisson's Certifications & Licensure

  • MA State Medical LicenseMA State Medical License1980 - 2015
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineInternal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineRheumatology

Dr. Polisson's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • American College of RheumatologyFellow (FACR)American College of Rheumatology

Dr. Polisson's Publications & Presentations

PubMed | Citations by Web of Science®

Grant Support

  • Ro45-2081 For Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis
    Ro45-2081 For Patients With Rheumatoid ArthritisNational Center For Research Resources
    2000 - 2002
  • Protocol Ni15171--Ro45-2081 For Patients Previously Enrolled In Study Nmi4876
    Protocol Ni15171--Ro45-2081 For Patients Previously Enrolled In Study Nmi4876National Center For Research Resources
    1997 - 1999
  • IGIV In Treating Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura In PTS W/ Lupus Erythematosus
    IGIV In Treating Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura In PTS W/ Lupus ErythematosusNational Center For Research Resources
    1997 - 1997
  • Efcy Of Miacalcin Nasal Spray In The Treatment Of Steroid-Induced Osteoporosis
    Efcy Of Miacalcin Nasal Spray In The Treatment Of Steroid-Induced OsteoporosisNational Center For Research Resources
    1997 - 1997
  • Miacalcin Nasal Spray For The Treatment Of Steroid Induced Osteoporosis
    Miacalcin Nasal Spray For The Treatment Of Steroid Induced OsteoporosisNational Center For Research Resources
    1996 - 1996
  • Tnfr/Igg In Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis
    Tnfr/Igg In Patients With Rheumatoid ArthritisNational Center For Research Resources
    1996 - 1996
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis--Bw91y Multiple Dose On Immune Function
    Rheumatoid Arthritis--Bw91y Multiple Dose On Immune FunctionNational Center For Research Resources
    1990 - 1990
  • Toxicity &Efficacy Of Rifn-Alpha In Progressive Systemic Sclerosis
    Toxicity &Efficacy Of Rifn-Alpha In Progressive Systemic SclerosisNational Center For Research Resources
    1990 - 1990
  • Multiple Dose Effects On Immune Function In Rheumatoid Arthritis
    Multiple Dose Effects On Immune Function In Rheumatoid ArthritisNational Center For Research Resources
    1990 - 1990
  • Mild Systemic Lupus Erythematous--Hydroxychloroquine &Placebo Comparison
    Mild Systemic Lupus Erythematous--Hydroxychloroquine &Placebo ComparisonNational Center For Research Resources
    1990 - 1990
  • Early Undifferentiated Connective Tissue Disease
    Early Undifferentiated Connective Tissue DiseaseNational Center For Research Resources
    1990 - 1990

Dr. Polisson's Professional Memberships

  • FellowAmerican College of Rheumatology - ACRFellow

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

Alternate Names

  • Dr. Richard Polisson, Dr. Richard Polisson, MD, Dr. R Polisson, Dr. Richard Paul Polisson

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