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Dr. Thomas J Deluca has the following 1 specialty
- Internal Medicine
An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.
Dr. Thomas J Deluca has the following 15 expertise
- Osteopathic Manipulation
- Heart Failure
- Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
- Heart Diseases
- Diabetes Complications
- Weight Loss
- Weight Loss (non-surgical)
Dr. Thomas J Deluca has 0 board certified specialties
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I was very satified with Dr. Deluca in terms of his friendly manner, caring attitude and prefessional expertise. I would not hesitate to recommend him to other patients.
Thomas DeLuca D.O. is a skilled, board-certified general internist who also uses osteopathic manipulative therapy on patients who want it.He's an outdoorsman which is why he stays in a rural setting along with his family. He is well-read and takes an interest in issues such as health care financing. He is a past president of the Maine Osteopathic Association and is also held in esteem by his M.D. colleagues.
NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home
The patient-centered medical home is a way of organizing primary care that emphasizes care coordination and communication to transform primary care into what patients want it to be. Medical homes can lead to higher quality and lower costs, and can improve patients' and providers' experience of care.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
Patients' Choice Award (2008, 2009, 2012)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
Bridges to Excellence: Hypertension Care Recognition Program
High blood pressure, or hypertension, affects millions of Americans and costs billions of dollars to treat every year. To encourage more effective treatment and management, Bridges To Excellence® worked with hypertension experts to develop measures to assess and reward superior clinician performance. Measures address a broad range of issues affecting patient health and wellness.
Bridges to Excellence: Physician Office Systems Recognition Program
This program is designed to recognize practices that use information systems to enhance the quality of patient care. To obtain Recognition, practices must demonstrate that they have implemented systematic office
Bridges to Excellence: Coronary Artery Disease Care Recognition Program
Cardiovascular disease remains the leading cause of mortality in the U.S. for both men and women, regardless of ethnicity. To encourage more effective treatment and management, Bridges To Excellence® worked with CAD experts to develop measures to assess and reward superior physician performance. These measures address a broad range of issues affecting patient health and wellness.
Bridges to Excellence: Diabetes Care Recognition Program
Millions of Americans have some form of diabetes, and millions more cases are undiagnosed. To encourage more effective treatment and management, Bridges To Excellence® worked with diabetes experts to develop
28 Years Experience
New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Graduated in 1990
Hahnemann University Hospital
Dr. Thomas J Deluca accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
- Anthem Blue Choice PPO - ME
- Anthem HMO Maine
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- First Health PPO
- Harvard Pilgrim ChoiceNet HMO
- Harvard Pilgrim HMO
- Harvard Pilgrim PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
Locations & DirectionsRiver Valley Internal Medicine, 431 Franklin St, Rumford, ME
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