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Dr. Thomas Lafferty, MD

Rheumatology*
3.6 (39)
Map Pin Small Ocala, FL
Accepting new patients
33 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Thomas Lafferty, MD

Dr. Thomas Lafferty, MD is a Rheumatology Specialist in Ocala, FL. They specialize in Rheumatology, has 33 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from Temple University Lewis Katz School of Medicine and is affiliated with AdventHealth Orlando, AdventHealth Ocala, Arnot Ogden Medical Center, HCA Florida Citrus Hospital and HCA Florida Putnam Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Lafferty an average 3.6 star rating.

Dr. Lafferty works at Practice in Ocala, FL with other offices in Gainesville, FL and Lady Lake, FL. They frequently treat conditions like Gout, Joint Pain and Limb Pain along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield 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. Lafferty's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Accent Physician Specialists P.A.
    3304 SW 34th Cir Ste 103, Ocala, FL 34474 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (352) 732-3110
  2. 2
    Office
    4343 Newberry Rd, Gainesville, FL 32607 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (352) 416-1082
  3. 3
    Southeastern Integrated Medical Pl.
    4881 NW 8th Ave Ste 2, Gainesville, FL 32605 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (352) 291-0245
  4. 4
    Simedhealth LLC
    929 N US Highway 27/ 441 Ste 502, Lady Lake, FL 32159 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (352) 391-6450

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • AdventHealth Orlando
  • AdventHealth Ocala
  • Arnot Ogden Medical Center
  • HCA Florida Citrus Hospital
  • HCA Florida Putnam Hospital

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Gout
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Gout
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Joint Pain
Limb Pain
Osteopenia
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Dry Eyes
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Fever
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Fibromyalgia
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Low Back Pain
Lupus
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Malaise and Fatigue
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteoporosis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Psoriatic Arthritis
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Seronegative Rheumatoid Arthritis
Seropositive Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sjögren's Syndrome
Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis Shoulder
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
Autoimmune Diseases
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Cicatricial Pemphigoid
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
De Quervain's Disease
Dermatomyositis
Dupuytrens Contracture
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Felty's Syndrome
Foot Conditions
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
Juvenile Dermatomyositis
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Lyme Disease
Muscle Cramping
Muscle Weakness
Osteoarthritis of Elbow
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyositis
Pulmonary Disease
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
Sarcoidosis
Scleroderma
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Still's Disease
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Wegener's Granulomatosis
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Arthrocentesis
Biological Therapy
Bone Density Scan
Bursa Injection
Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) Scan
Infusion Therapy
Injection of Tendon
Injection Therapy
IV Therapy
Joint Drainage
Joint Fluid Test
Joint Injection
Musculoskeletal Function Test
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Osteoporosis Screening
Peripheral Nerve Block
Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
Soft Tissue Injections
Steroid Injection
Trigger Point Injection
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
X-Ray
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    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
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    3.6
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    Based on 39 ratings
    Patient Ratings (39)
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    How was your appointment with Dr. Lafferty?

    Dec 23, 2023
    Today was my first appointment with Dr Thomas Lafferty. I found him to be extremely knowledgeable, through and compassionate. I am confident that I am in good hands with this doctor!
    Joyce Jorinscay — Dec 23, 2023
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    About Dr. Thomas Lafferty, MD

    Specialties*
    • Rheumatology

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    Years of Experience
    • 33 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1932191541
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Fellowship
    Medical Education
    • Temple University Lewis Katz School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine and Rheumatology
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Thomas Lafferty, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Lafferty is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Lafferty has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

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

    39 patients have reviewed Dr. Lafferty. The overall rating for this provider is 3.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Lafferty.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Lafferty, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Lafferty appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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