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Dr. Richard Yonker, DO

Rheumatology*
2.5 (16)
Map Pin Small Sarasota, FL
Accepting new patients
46 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Richard Yonker, DO

Dr. Richard Yonker, DO is a Rheumatology Specialist in Sarasota, FL. They specialize in Rheumatology, has 46 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth and is affiliated with Sarasota Memorial Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Yonker an average 2.5 star rating.

Dr. Yonker works at Practice in Sarasota, FL with other offices in Venice, FL and Englewood, FL. They frequently treat conditions like Osteoporosis, Arthritis and Joint Pain along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Yonker's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Therapy Associates of Sarasota
    1945 Versailles St, Sarasota, FL 34239 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (941) 365-0770
  2. 2
    Office
    3500 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34239 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (941) 365-0770
  3. 3
    Office
    411 Commercial Ct Ste D, Venice, FL 34292 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (941) 484-4409
  4. 4
    Office
    684 S Indiana Ave, Englewood, FL 34223 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (941) 475-3839

Hospital Affiliations
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  • Sarasota Memorial Hospital

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Osteoporosis
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Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Osteoporosis
Arthritis
Joint Pain
Osteoarthritis of Hand
Osteopenia
Psoriatic Arthritis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis of the Neck
Bursitis
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Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Degenerative Disc Disease
Fibromyalgia
Gout
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Intervertebral Disc Disease
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lupus
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Malaise and Fatigue
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Seronegative Rheumatoid Arthritis
Seropositive Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spondylitis
Trigger Finger
Steroid Injection
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Pain
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Granulomatosis
Hammer Toe
Muscle Weakness
Osteoarthritis of Ankle
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Palindromic Rheumatism
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Polymyositis
Psoriasis Vulgaris
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis of Hand
Rheumatoid Arthritis of Wrist
Sarcoid Arthropathy
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Systemic Chondromalacia
Systemic Sclerosis
Temporal Arteritis
Vasculitis
Wegener's Granulomatosis
Bone Density Scan
Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) Scan
Joint Drainage
Joint Fluid Test
Musculoskeletal Function Test
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Osteoporosis Screening
Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
Trigger Point Injection
Ultrasound
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    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
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    2.5
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    About Dr. Richard Yonker, DO

    Specialties*
    • Rheumatology

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    Years of Experience
    • 46 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1467439471
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine and Rheumatology
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Richard Yonker, DO is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Yonker is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Yonker has seen patients for Osteoporosis, Arthritis and Joint Pain, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Yonker on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    16 patients have reviewed Dr. Yonker. The overall rating for this provider is 2.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Yonker.

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