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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's specialties are general practice, hospital medicine (hospitalist), and adult rheumatology. Dr. Ligon studied medicine at Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine. He completed his residency training at Yale-New Haven Hospital. In his practice, he is particularly interested in polymyositis, dermatomyositis, and interstitial lung disease. Dr. Ligon honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, HealthSmart, and more. He is affiliated with Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and MedStar Health. He is open to new patients.

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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 specializes in adult rheumatology and practices in Philadelphia, PA. Patients gave him an average rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Vivino's areas of expertise include the following: knee arthritis, leg pain, and psoriatic arthritis. He is affiliated with Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), Philadelphia VA Medical Center, and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, TRICARE, and more. He attended Temple University School of Medicine and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine, Allegheny University for residency. Dr. Vivino's distinctions include: 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.

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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 is an occupational medicine and adult rheumatology specialist in Philadelphia, PA. His professional affiliations include Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP) and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center. Dr. Allan takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE. After attending Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College for medical school, he completed his residency training at Jefferson University Hospitals. In addition to English, Dr. Allan speaks French.

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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 is a medical specialist in dermatopathology. Her areas of expertise include the following: dermatomyositis, cutaneous lupus erythematosus, and systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). Dr. Werth is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. Her education and training includes medical school at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and residency at NYU Langone Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Northwestern University. Awards and/or distinctions Dr. Werth has received include 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. Her 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. Leo F McCluskey, MD
Specializes in Neurology
330 South 9th Street
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Leo McCluskey practices neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). Dr. McCluskey's areas of expertise include the following: post-polio syndrome (PPS), bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery, and myasthenia gravis. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Pennsylvania and a hospital affiliated with the University of Michigan for residency. He has received the following distinctions: 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. Dr. McCluskey's hospital/clinic affiliations include Pennsylvania Hospital and Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP).

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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's area of specialization is dermatology (skin disorders). Dr. Pappas-Taffer's clinical interests include skin surgery, lupus, and dermatomyositis. Her professional affiliations include Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP) and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center. Before completing her residency at NYU Langone Medical Center and Rhode Island Hospital, Dr. Pappas-Taffer attended medical school at Wayne State University School of Medicine. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Pappas-Taffer accepts.

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Relevant Interests: , dermatomyositis

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

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

Dr. Sharon Kolasinski's area of specialization is adult rheumatology. She has a 4.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. Areas of expertise for Dr. Kolasinski include psoriatic arthritis, polymyositis, and osteoarthritis. Dr. Kolasinski's hospital/clinic affiliations include Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, and Cooper University Hospital. She honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE. Before completing her residency at Temple University Hospital, Dr. Kolasinski attended medical school at New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Kolasinski 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, Gout, Arthritis, Lupus, Giant Cell ... (Read more)

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

Dr. Joel Gelfand is a dermatologist. Dr. Gelfand's areas of expertise include basal cell carcinoma, second opinions, and psoriatic arthritis. He is affiliated with Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended Harvard Medical School and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Mount Sinai Medical Center and Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Gelfand include: Philadelphia Super Doctors and Recognized by Best Doctors in America 2007-2008, 2009-2010, 2011-2012.

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Relevant Interests: , dermatomyositis

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

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

Dr. Preethi Thomas, who practices in Radnor, PA and Philadelphia, PA, is a medical specialist in adult rheumatology. She graduated from T.D. Medical College, Alappuzha. For her residency, Dr. Thomas trained at Jersey City Medical Center. Clinical interests for Dr. Thomas include knee arthritis, metabolic bone disease, and psoriatic arthritis. She accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, TRICARE, and more. Dr. Thomas's professional affiliations include 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. Franklin Evaristo Caldera, DO
Specializes in Physiatry
1800 Lombard Street; 1st Floor
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Franklin Caldera's specialty is physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation). His areas of expertise include post-polio syndrome (PPS), polymyositis, and ankle sprain. Dr. Caldera is affiliated with Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE. After completing medical school at New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, he performed his residency at Metropolitan Hospital Center, New York. Dr. Caldera (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish, French, and Russian.

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Relevant Interests: , polymyositis

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

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

Dr. Anupama Shahane's medical specialty is adult rheumatology. Dr. Shahane's areas of clinical interest consist of osteoporosis, lupus, and myositis. Patient ratings for Dr. Shahane average 3.5 stars out of 5. She is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. Before completing her residency at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, Dr. Shahane attended medical school at the University of Mumbai. She is 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's areas of specialization are neuromuscular medicine and neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). He is a graduate of the University of Maryland School of Medicine and a graduate of Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania's residency program. His areas of expertise include peripheral neuropathy, nerve conduction studies (NCS), and myasthenia gravis. Dr. Lancaster takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Lancaster's 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 is a dermatology (skin disorders) specialist. She attended medical school at Harvard Medical School. She completed her residency training at UMass Memorial Medical Center and UPMC Presbyterian. Clinical interests for Dr. Villasenor-Park include basal cell carcinoma, skin surgery, and lupus. She takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. She 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: , dermatomyositis

All Interests: Dermatomyositis, Atopic Dermatitis, Contact Dermatitis, Injectable Fillers, Skin Cancer, Restylane, ... (Read more)

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

Dr. Michael George practices general internal medicine in Philadelphia, PA. Areas of particular interest for Dr. George include polymyositis, dermatomyositis, and interstitial lung disease. He is professionally affiliated with Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP). He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and HealthSmart. Dr. George is a graduate of Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and a graduate of Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania's residency program.

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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 is a dermatologist in Philadelphia, PA. He attended medical school at Duke University School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Micheletti trained at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. His areas of expertise include the following: connective tissue disorders, lupus, and dermatomyositis. Dr. Micheletti is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is affiliated with Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP) and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center.

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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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