- 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.
We found 4 providers with an interest in autoimmune disorders and who accept Humana Platinum HMO near Philadelphia, PA.
Dr. Robert Strauss is an adult gastroenterology specialist. Dr. Strauss's areas of expertise include the following: anemia, colon cancer, and celiac disease. His average patient rating is 3.5 stars out of 5. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Strauss takes. He attended National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) Faculty of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with Emory University. Dr. Strauss has received the following distinction: Atlanta Super Doctors. Dr. Strauss (or staff) speaks Spanish and German. He is affiliated with Pennsylvania Hospital and Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP).
Relevant Interests: , celiac disease
All Interests: Colitis, Gastrointestinal Biopsy, Liver Cancer, Intestinal Problems, Colon Cancer, Crohn's Disease, ... (Read more)
Dr. Sunil Singhal works as a chest surgeon. Areas of expertise for Dr. Singhal include esophageal cancer, video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), and cancer surgery. Dr. Singhal's professional affiliations include Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Philadelphia VA Medical Center. He is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. He trained at a hospital affiliated with Johns Hopkins University for his residency. Highmark, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Singhal takes.
Relevant Interests: , myasthenia gravis
All Interests: Myasthenia Gravis, Lung Problems, Esophageal Cancer, Malignant Mesothelioma, Lung Cancer, Non-Small ... (Read more)
Dr. Christopher Plastaras works as a physiatrist. Areas of expertise for Dr. Plastaras include leg pain, spinal decompression, and nerve block. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE. He attended medical school at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. Dr. Plastaras's residency was performed at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia. He has received the distinction of Recognized by Best Doctors in America 2009-2010, 2011-2012.
Relevant Interests: , rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis
All Interests: Elbow Pain, Ankle Sprain, Sports Health, Hip Pain, Radiculopathy, Musculoskeletal Pain, Neck Pain, ... (Read more)
Dr. Steve Williams' area of specialization is physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation). Dr. Williams's clinical interests encompass spinal cord injuries, multiple sclerosis (MS), and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. He attended Eastern Virginia Medical School and subsequently trained at NYU Langone Medical Center and Boston Medical Center for residency. Dr. Williams has received the following distinction: Boston Super Doctors. He is affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.
Relevant Interests: , multiple sclerosis (MS)
All Interests: Multiple Sclerosis, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, Concussion, Spinal Cord Injuries