We found 5 providers with an interest in arthritis and who accept TRICARE Prime Remote near Burlingame, CA.

Dr. Spencer T Lowe, MD
Specializes in Adult Rheumatology
1501 Trousdale Drive; Building B, 3rd Floor
Burlingame, CA
 

Dr. Spencer Lowe specializes in adult rheumatology. Patients rated Dr. Lowe highly, giving him an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Lowe include osteoporosis and psoriatic arthritis. He is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Lowe is a graduate of Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and a graduate of Kaiser Permanente's residency program. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Mills-Peninsula Health Services, and Palo Alto Medical Foundation (PAMF). He is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , psoriatic arthritis, arthritis

All Interests: Psoriatic Arthritis, Arthritis, Osteoporosis, Rheumatic Diseases

Dr. Ernesto Zatarain Rios, MD
Specializes in Adult Rheumatology
1501 Trousdale Drive; Building B, 3rd Floor
Burlingame, CA
 

Dr. Ernesto Zatarain-Rios' specialty is adult rheumatology. The average patient rating for Dr. Zatarain-Rios is 5.0 stars out of 5. In his practice, Dr. Zatarain-Rios focuses on rheumatic diseases. He honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and more. He graduated from Autonomous University of Chihuahua Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Zatarain-Rios's training includes a residency program at Stanford Hospital & Clinics. He speaks Spanish. Dr. Zatarain-Rios's professional affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Mills-Peninsula Health Services, and Palo Alto Medical Foundation (PAMF). He is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , rheumatoid arthritis, gout

All Interests: Rheumatoid Arthritis, Gout, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Vasculitis, Sjogren's Syndrome, ... (Read more)

Dr. Paul Nasario Abeyta, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
1501 Trousdale Drive #115; Burlingame Center, Department of Orthopedics
Burlingame, CA
 

Dr. Paul Abeyta is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He works in Burlingame, CA. He speaks Spanish. Dr. Abeyta's areas of expertise include arthroscopic surgery, replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), and sports health. His professional affiliations include Sutter Medical Network and Palo Alto Medical Foundation (PAMF). He attended the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Abeyta takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Abeyta has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , arthritis

All Interests: Meniscus Repair, Sports Health, ACL Injury, Elbow Arthroscopy, Wrist Problems, Elbow Problems, PCL ... (Read more)

Dr. Jaret Michael Butler, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1501 Trousdale Drive; Building B, 1st Floor
Burlingame, CA
 

Dr. Jaret Butler practices hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery in Burlingame, CA, San Carlos, CA, and Mountain View, CA. He speaks Spanish. Dr. Butler is especially interested in hand surgery procedures and orthopedic surgery. He is affiliated with Sutter Medical Network and Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group. He attended the University of Michigan Medical School and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with St. Louis University (SLU). Dr. Butler's average patient rating is 4.5 stars out of 5. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Butler accepts. He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , arthritis

All Interests: Radial Head Replacement, Sports Health, Hand Fracture, Dupuytren's Contracture, Wrist Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. Richard L Florio, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1501 Trousdale Drive; Building B, 1st Floor
Burlingame, CA
 

Dr. Richard Florio's medical specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He attended the University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine and subsequently trained at National Naval Medical Center for residency. In his practice, Dr. Florio focuses on orthopedic surgery. Dr. Florio is rated 4.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. Dr. Florio takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and more. He is professionally affiliated with Sutter Medical Network, Mills-Peninsula Health Services, and Palo Alto Medical Foundation (PAMF). He has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , knee arthritis, arthritis, shoulder arthritis

All Interests: Knee Arthritis, Hip Pain, Knee Pain, Ankle Fracture, Wrist Surgery, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Pain, ... (Read more)

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What is Arthritis?

Arthritis is a painful disease of the joints. There are many different kinds of arthritis with various causes, but they all lead to pain and inflammation of joints such as the hip, knee, or wrist. Arthritis affects people of all ages, races, and genders, but it is more common in women and older people. It is the leading cause of disability in the United States.

Symptoms of arthritis include swelling, pain, and stiffness. They can occur in a single joint or throughout the body. It is common for symptoms to come and go, known as flares. In some kinds of arthritis, flares may be caused by specific triggers, such as exercise, stress, or an allergic reaction.

By far the two most common types of arthritis are osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. Osteoarthritis happens when wear and tear on joints breaks down the cartilage between two moving bones. In a healthy person, cartilage cushions and lubricates the bones so they can glide over each other as they move. When the cartilage becomes thin or tears, the ends of bones rub and cause pain. In rheumatoid arthritis, the body’s own immune system becomes confused and attacks joint cartilage, weakening it and causing inflammation.

Treatment for arthritis depends on the specific type, but it may include:
  • Avoiding arthritis triggers
  • Hot or cold therapy, such as ice or hot packs
  • Oral or injected medications, such as corticosteroids, NSAIDs, and biologics
  • Physical therapy and gentle exercises
  • Surgery to repair or replace damaged joints

In many types of arthritis, early treatment can prevent more serious damage to your joints, keeping your symptoms in check. Whatever stage you are in, help exists to let you stay active and manage pain. There are many options to get you moving again.
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