We found 4 providers with an interest in autoimmune disorders and who accept First Health near Santa Monica, CA.
Dr. Elyse Rubenstein practices adult rheumatology in Santa Monica, CA. Dr. Rubenstein has a special interest in lupus and arthritis. Before performing her residency at Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center, Dr. Rubenstein attended Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, The Ruth and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine for medical school. Her patients gave her an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars. She honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Rubenstein has an open panel.
Relevant Interests: , lupus
All Interests: Arthritis, Lupus
Dr. Paul Yamauchi is a surgical dermatologist in Santa Monica, CA. On average, patients gave Dr. Yamauchi a rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. His clinical interests include facial problems, acne, and psoriasis. He is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Yamauchi's education and training includes medical school at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and residency at the University of Rochester Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). He has received the distinction of Southern California Super Doctors. He speaks Japanese. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Yamauchi's office for an appointment.
Relevant Interests: , psoriasis
All Interests: Eczema, Sclerotherapy, Injectable Fillers, Juvederm, Chemical Peels, Skin Cancer, YAG Laser ... (Read more)
Dr. Marc Wishingrad is a specialist in adult gastroenterology. He works in Santa Monica, CA and Los Angeles, CA. Dr. Wishingrad (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish and French. These areas are among his clinical interests: nutrition counseling, gallbladder problems, and celiac disease. Dr. Wishingrad is professionally affiliated with Cedars-Sinai. Dr. Wishingrad graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), David Geffen School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). He is rated 4.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. He honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Wishingrad has received professional recognition including the following: Southern California Super Doctors and Southern California Super Doctors 2008. He is accepting new patients.
Relevant Interests: , celiac disease, scleroderma
All Interests: Bulimia, Hepatitis, Celiac Disease, Nutrition Issues, Ulcerative Colitis, Rectal Problems, ... (Read more)
Dr. Martina Wiedau, who practices in Los Angeles, CA and Santa Monica, CA, is a medical specialist in neuromuscular medicine and neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). Her areas of expertise include the following: general neurology, myasthenia gravis, and polymyositis. Dr. Wiedau takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. She graduated from the University of Marburg Faculty of Medicine. Her training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Dr. Wiedau has received professional recognition including the following: Southern California Super Doctors and Top Women Southern California Super Doctors. She is conversant in German. Her professional affiliations include UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica and Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. She welcomes new patients.
Relevant Interests: , myasthenia gravis, Guillain-Barre syndrome
All Interests: Polymyositis, Guillain-Barre Syndrome, Headache, Neck Pain, Hydrocephalus, General Neurology, ... (Read more)
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- A type 1 diabetic whose pancreas has been damaged will need insulin.
- A person with Hashimoto’s whose thyroid has been damaged will need replacement thyroid hormones.
- Someone with Sjogren’s syndrome will need eye drops and mouth rinses to replace tears and saliva.