We found 5 rheumatologists who accept Humana HMO Premier near Peoria, IL.

Showing 1-5 of 5
Selecting one of the sort options will cause this page to reload and list providers by the selected sort order.

Specializes in Internal Medicine, Rheumatology
900 Main Street; Suite 600
Peoria, IL
 

Dr. Thomas Santoro is a rheumatologist in Peoria, IL. He is professionally affiliated with OSF Saint Francis Medical Center. He studied medicine at New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. Patients gave Dr. Santoro an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. He honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers.

Read more

Specializes in Adult Rheumatology
900 Main Street; Suite 600, Primary Office
Peoria, IL
 

Dr. Shriram Lokare practices adult rheumatology. He honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. He trained at The Christ Hospital, Cincinnati for his residency. In addition to English, Dr. Lokare (or staff) speaks Marathi and Hindi. He is professionally affiliated with OSF Saint Francis Medical Center.

Read more
Dr. Mark A Getz, MD
Specializes in Adult Rheumatology
1001 Main Street; Suite 400
Peoria, IL
 

Dr. Mark Getz works as a rheumatologist in Peoria, IL. He is rated 4.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. He honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Getz is a graduate of the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria. Dr. Getz is professionally affiliated with Children's Hospital of Illinois and OSF Medical Group.

Read more
Dr. Joseph M Couri, MD
Specializes in Adult Rheumatology
900 Main Street; Suite 600
Peoria, IL
 

Dr. Joseph Couri works as an adult rheumatologist. Dr. Couri's patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars. He honors several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. His education and training includes medical school at St. Louis University School of Medicine and residency at Cleveland Clinic. He is affiliated with OSF Saint Francis Medical Center.

Read more
Dr. Hani Habal, MD
Specializes in Adult Rheumatology
1001 Main Street; Suite 400
Peoria, IL
 

Dr. Hani Habal works as an adult rheumatologist in Peoria, IL. Dr. Habal honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago, Dr. Habal attended medical school at the University of Damascus Faculty of Medicine. He is affiliated with OSF Saint Francis Medical Center and OSF Medical Group.

Read more

Conditions / Treatments

Insurance

Medicare Patient Age

Medicare Patient Conditions

Medicare Patient Ethnicity

Medicare Patient Gender

Medicare Patient Insurance Eligibility

Additional Information

Foreign Language

Online Communication

Practice Affiliation

Fellowship

Medical School

Residency

Specialty

Years Since Graduation

What is Rheumatology?

Rheumatology is the medical specialty that is concerned with arthritis and other diseases of inflammation. Inflammation can occur anywhere in the body, but it is most common in the joints and connective tissues. Arthritis, which occurs in the joints, is also a very common condition, so rheumatology is strongly associated with joint care. But rheumatology is about more that just arthritis. Other conditions that a rheumatologist might treat include:
  • Lupus, a chronic inflammatory disease
  • Ankylosing spondylitis, inflammation at the base of the spine
  • Sjogren’s syndrome, an autoimmune disorder that stops production of tears and saliva
  • Fibromyalgia, a disorder causing widespread, chronic pain and fatigue

Pediatric rheumatologists are doctors that specialize in treating inflammatory diseases in children. Rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, and other inflammatory diseases can begin even in childhood, and can cause a unique set of problems for active and growing children.

Rheumatologists use patient symptoms as well as lab tests and imaging tests such as MRIs to diagnose disease. Treatment varies widely depending on the diagnosis, but it may include physiotherapy (to improve motion, ability, and function) or medications. Commonly prescribed medications include anti-inflammatories such as NSAIDS (e.g. Tylenol, Ibuprofen) and steroids, or immune system suppressants such as methotrexate and TNF inhibitor medications (e.g. Enbrel, Humira). The goal is always to increase the patient’s ability to move without pain and to reduce the need for future treatment.
Selecting a checkbox option will refresh the page.