We found 15 providers with an interest in myositis and who accept Highmark Blue Shield near Philadelphia, PA.

Dr. Colin B Ligon MD
Specializes in General Practice, Hospital Medicine, Adult Rheumatology
3400 Civic Center Boulevard; South Pavilion, 1st Floor
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Colin Ligon specializes in general practice, hospital medicine (hospitalist), and adult rheumatology. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Ligon include polymyositis, dermatomyositis, and interstitial lung disease. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and MedStar Health. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and HealthSmart, as well as other insurance carriers. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment. Dr. Ligon attended Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at Yale-New Haven Hospital for residency.

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Relevant Interests: , polymyositis, myositis, dermatomyositis

All Interests: Polymyositis, Myositis, Dermatomyositis, Sarcoidosis, Scleroderma, Interstitial Lung Disease

Dr. Frederick B Vivino, MD
Specializes in Adult Rheumatology
38th and Market Streets, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, 3910 Bui.; Suite 200
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Frederick Vivino works as a rheumatologist in Philadelphia, PA. Dr. Vivino's areas of expertise include the following: knee arthritis, leg pain, and psoriatic arthritis. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 3.5 stars out of 5. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Vivino accepts. After attending Temple University School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine, Allegheny University. He has received the following distinctions: Recognized annually in Philadelphia Magazine 's Top Docs issue from 2008 through 2016; Philadelphia Super Doctors; and Recognized in America's Top Doctors, 2008, 2010, 2012-14. Dr. Vivino is affiliated with Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), Philadelphia VA Medical Center, and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , polymyositis, myositis, dermatomyositis

All Interests: Knee Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Elbow Pain, Dermatomyositis, Hip Pain, Knee Pain, ... (Read more)

Dr. David Abraham Allan, PhD, MD
Specializes in Occupational Medicine, Adult Rheumatology
2 Ravdin; 3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. David Allan practices occupational medicine and adult rheumatology. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Allan graduated from Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College and then he performed his residency at Jefferson University Hospitals. In addition to English, he speaks French. Dr. Allan is affiliated with Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP) and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , polymyositis

All Interests: Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, Polymyositis, Tendonitis, Osteoporosis, Bursitis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, ... (Read more)

Dr. Victoria Patricia Werth, MD
Specializes in Dermatopathology
3400 Spruce Street; 2 Rhoads Pavilion
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Victoria Werth works as a dermatopathologist in Philadelphia, PA. She has a special interest in connective tissue disorders, pregnancy, and dermatomyositis. Dr. Werth is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. After completing medical school at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, she performed her residency at NYU Langone Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Northwestern University. She has received the following distinctions: Recognized annually in Philadelphia Magazine 's Top Docs issue, 2008-2012, and 2015-2016; Philadelphia Super Doctors; and Recognized by America's Top Doctors, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2012-14. Dr. Werth's hospital/clinic affiliations include the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Philadelphia VA Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , dermatomyositis

All Interests: Dermatomyositis, Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus, Scleroderma, Pregnancy, Skin Issues, Lupus, ... (Read more)

Dr. Sharon Lee Kolasinski, MD
Specializes in Adult Rheumatology
3400 Spruce Street; 8 Penn Tower
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Sharon Kolasinski is a medical specialist in adult rheumatology. Patient reviews placed Dr. Kolasinski at an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Kolasinski include psoriatic arthritis, polymyositis, and osteoarthritis. Her professional affiliations include Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, and Cooper University Hospital. She takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE. Dr. Kolasinski obtained her medical school training at New York University (NYU) School of Medicine and performed her residency at Temple University Hospital. Her distinctions include: Recognized by Philadelphia Magazine 's annual Top Docs issue, 2015 - 2016 and Philadelphia Super Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , polymyositis

All Interests: Psoriatic Arthritis, Polymyositis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Ankylosing Spondylitis, Gout, Arthritis, ... (Read more)

Dr. Leo F McCluskey, MD
Specializes in Neurology
330 South 9th Street
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Leo McCluskey specializes in neurology (brain & spinal cord disease) and practices in Philadelphia, PA and Berwyn, PA. Clinical interests for Dr. McCluskey include post-polio syndrome (PPS), bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery, and myasthenia gravis. He is affiliated with Pennsylvania Hospital and Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP). Dr. McCluskey attended Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Pennsylvania and a hospital affiliated with the University of Michigan. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE. His distinctions include: Recognized annually in Philadelphia Magazine 'sTop Docs issues from 2002 and 2010 - 2013; Recognized by America's Top Doctors, 2008, 2010, 2012-14; and Recognized by Best Doctors in America 2007-2008, 2009-2010, 2011-2012, 2013-2014.

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Relevant Interests: , polymyositis

All Interests: Post-Polio Syndrome, Guillain-Barre Syndrome, Neuromuscular Disorders, Myasthenia Gravis, Cervical ... (Read more)

Dr. Lisa Kimberly Pappas-Taffer, MD
Specializes in Dermatology
3400 Civic Center Boulevard; South Pavilion, 1st Floor
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Lisa Pappas-Taffer practices dermatology (skin disorders) in Philadelphia, PA and Yardley, PA. She graduated from Wayne State University School of Medicine. Her residency was performed at NYU Langone Medical Center and Rhode Island Hospital. Dr. Pappas-Taffer's clinical interests include skin surgery, lupus, and dermatomyositis. Dr. Pappas-Taffer accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE. She is professionally affiliated with Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP) and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , dermatomyositis

All Interests: Dermatomyositis, Erythema Multiforme, Sclerotherapy, Herpes, Skin Cancer, Spider Veins, ... (Read more)

Dr. Franklin Evaristo Caldera, DO
Specializes in Physiatry
1800 Lombard Street; 1st Floor
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Franklin Caldera specializes in physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation) and practices in Philadelphia, PA. He studied medicine at New York College of Osteopathic Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Caldera trained at Metropolitan Hospital Center, New York. Dr. Caldera's areas of expertise include the following: post-polio syndrome (PPS), nerve block, and polymyositis. Dr. Caldera takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE. Dr. Caldera (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish, French, and Russian. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , polymyositis

All Interests: Post-Polio Syndrome, Ankle Sprain, Sports Health, Hip Pain, Teaching, Radiculopathy, ... (Read more)

Dr. Preethi P Thomas, MD
Specializes in Adult Rheumatology
3400 Civic Center Boulevard; South Pavilion, 1st Floor
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Preethi Thomas is an adult rheumatology specialist. Her clinical interests include knee arthritis, metabolic bone disease, and psoriatic arthritis. She is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE. Dr. Thomas obtained her medical school training at T.D. Medical College, Alappuzha and performed her residency at Jersey City Medical Center. She is affiliated with Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP) and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , polymyositis, myositis, dermatomyositis

All Interests: Knee Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Elbow Pain, Dermatomyositis, Hip Pain, Knee Pain, Dupuytren's ... (Read more)

Dr. Joel Mitchell Gelfand, MD
Specializes in Dermatology
3400 Spruce Street; 2 Rhodes Pavilion
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Joel Gelfand sees patients in Philadelphia, PA. His medical specialty is dermatology (skin disorders). His clinical interests include basal cell carcinoma, second opinions, and psoriatic arthritis. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Gelfand attended medical school at Harvard Medical School and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. His residency was performed at Mount Sinai Medical Center and Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. He has received distinctions including Philadelphia Super Doctors and Recognized by Best Doctors in America 2007-2008, 2009-2010, 2011-2012. Dr. Gelfand is professionally affiliated with Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , dermatomyositis

All Interests: Psoriatic Arthritis, Second Opinions, Dermatomyositis, Cellulitis, Atopic Dermatitis, ... (Read more)

Dr. Anupama Vijay Shahane, MPH, MD
Specializes in Adult Rheumatology
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Anupama Shahane specializes in adult rheumatology and practices in Philadelphia, PA and Berwyn, PA. Patients gave her an average rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. Her areas of expertise include osteoporosis, lupus, and myositis. Dr. Shahane accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE. Dr. Shahane attended the University of Mumbai and then went on to complete her residency at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center. She is professionally affiliated with Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP) and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , myositis

All Interests: Myositis, Osteoporosis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Lupus

Dr. Eric Lancaster, PhD, MD
Specializes in Neuromuscular Medicine, Neurology
3400 Spruce Street; 2 Ravdin
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Eric Lancaster is a Philadelphia, PA physician who specializes in neuromuscular medicine and neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). Dr. Lancaster's areas of expertise consist of peripheral neuropathy, nerve conduction studies (NCS), and myasthenia gravis. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE. He attended the University of Maryland School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. His professional affiliations include Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP) and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , myositis

All Interests: Guillain-Barre Syndrome, Myositis, Electromyography, Neuromuscular Disorders, Myasthenia Gravis, ... (Read more)

Dr. Jennifer Villasenor-Park, BS, PhD, MD
Specializes in Dermatology
3400 Spruce Street; 2 Maloney
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Jennifer Villasenor-Park works as a dermatologist in Philadelphia, PA and Yardley, PA. Clinical interests for Dr. Villasenor-Park include basal cell carcinoma, skin surgery, and lupus. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), Philadelphia VA Medical Center, and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center. She accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, TRICARE, and more. Dr. Villasenor-Park studied medicine at Harvard Medical School. Her medical residency was performed at UMass Memorial Medical Center and UPMC Presbyterian.

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Relevant Interests: , dermatomyositis

All Interests: Moles, Dermatomyositis, Hyaluronic Acid Injections, Botox Injection, Atopic Dermatitis, Basal Cell ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Internal Medicine, Rheumatology
3400 Civic Center Boulevard; South Pavilion, 1st Floor
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Michael George, who practices in Philadelphia, PA, is a medical specialist in rheumatology (arthritis & autoimmune diseases). He graduated from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Dr. George completed his residency training at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. His areas of expertise consist of polymyositis, dermatomyositis, and interstitial lung disease. Dr. George is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and HealthSmart, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is affiliated with Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP).

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Relevant Interests: , polymyositis, myositis, dermatomyositis

All Interests: Polymyositis, Myositis, Dermatomyositis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Interstitial Lung Disease

Dr. Robert Gil Micheletti, MD
Specializes in Dermatology
3400 Civic Center Boulevard; South Pavilion, 1st Floor
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Robert Micheletti's area of specialization is dermatology (skin disorders). His clinical interests include connective tissue disorders, lupus, and dermatomyositis. Dr. Micheletti's professional affiliations include Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP) and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center. Before performing his residency at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Micheletti attended Duke University School of Medicine. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, TRICARE, and more.

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Relevant Interests: , dermatomyositis

All Interests: Dermatomyositis, Hives, Tropical Skin Diseases, Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Lupus, Connective ... (Read more)

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