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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joao Nascimento is Good. Dr. Nascimento has been reviewed by 22 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.8
Promptness 2.8
Courteous Staff 4.0
Accurate Diagnosis 4.1
Bedside Manner 4.2
Spends Time with Me 3.5
Follows Up After Visit 4.2

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joao Nascimento, MD is board certified in Rheumatology.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)

Education & Awards

Dr. Nascimento graduated from Univ De Lisboa, Fac De Med, Lisboa, Portugal. He has 3 awards.

Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (2001 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2009)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)


Dr. Nascimento has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Bridgeport Hospital 
  • St Vincent's Medical Center 


  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Joao Nascimento MD is a male Rheumatologist, has 28 years of experience and practices in Rheumatology.
Where does Dr. Joao Nascimento practice?
Dr. Joao Nascimento has 1 office location.
Dr. Joao Nascimento practices Rheumatology near Bridgeport, CT.
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