We found 9 providers with an interest in autoimmune disorders and who accept Gold Choice HSA 2000 - 2 with IVF near Austin, TX.

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Dr. Soe Myint Aung, MD
Specializes in Neurophysiology, Neuromuscular Medicine, Neurology, Sleep Medicine
711 W 38th Street; Building E-1
Austin, TX
 

Dr. Soe Aung's medical specialty is neurophysiology, neuromuscular medicine, and neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). Dr. Aung is rated highly by his patients. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. He is a graduate of the University of Medicine 2, Yangon and a graduate of Duke University Hospital's residency program. Dr. Aung speaks Spanish. His professional affiliations include Dell Children's Medical Center of Central Texas, the University Medical Center Brackenridge, and Osceola Regional Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , multiple sclerosis (MS)

All Interests: Visual Evoked Potential Test, Restless Leg Syndrome, Radiculopathy, Neck Pain, Multiple Sleep ... (Read more)

Dr. Jason S Reichenberg, MD
Specializes in Dermatology
313 East 12th Street; Suite 103 Dermatology
Austin, TX
 

Dr. Jason Reichenberg's medical specialty is dermatology (skin disorders). His areas of clinical interest consist of lupus, psoriasis, and eczema. Dr. Reichenberg's hospital/clinic affiliations include Seton Medical Center Austin, Dell Children's Medical Center of Central Texas, and the University Medical Center Brackenridge. He attended Boston University School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Mayo Clinic for residency. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and TriWest. He has received distinctions including Texas Rising Stars and Texas Super Doctors. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Reichenberg's office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , lupus, psoriasis

All Interests: Second Opinions, Eczema, Laser Treatment, Skin Cancer Surgery, Skin Issues, Lupus, Psoriasis, Biopsy

Dr. Lucia Zoraida Diaz, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Dermatology
1301 Barbara Jordan Boulevard; Suite 200
Austin, TX
 

Dr. Lucia Diaz is a medical specialist in pediatric dermatology. Areas of expertise for Dr. Diaz include lupus, psoriasis, and eczema. She honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and TriWest, as well as other insurance carriers. She attended medical school at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, School of Medicine. Dr. Diaz's residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. She is conversant in Spanish. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Seton Medical Center Austin, Dell Children's Medical Center of Central Texas, and the University Medical Center Brackenridge. Her practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , lupus, psoriasis

All Interests: Eczema, Hair Problems, Laser Treatment, Nail Issues, Hyperhidrosis, Rashes, Skin Issues, Lupus, ... (Read more)

Dr. Dayna Gwinup Diven, MD
Specializes in Dermatology
601 E 15th Street; Cec C2.443, Office
Austin, TX
 

Dr. Dayna Diven works as a dermatologist in Austin, TX and Kyle, TX. Before completing her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Dr. Diven attended medical school at the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. Her areas of clinical interest consist of rashes, psoriasis, and skin infection. Patient ratings for Dr. Diven average 4.5 stars out of 5. She is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and TriWest, as well as other insurance carriers. She has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors. Dr. Diven's hospital/clinic affiliations include Dell Children's Medical Center of Central Texas, the University Medical Center Brackenridge, and Seton Medical Center Hays. She has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , psoriasis

All Interests: Eczema, Teaching, Research, Skin Infection, Skin Cancer, Rashes, Skin Lesions, Psoriasis

Dr. Jennifer L Vickers, MD
Specializes in Dermatopathology
313 E 12th Street; Suite 100
Austin, TX
 

Dr. Jennifer Vickers is a dermatopathologist in Austin, TX, Kyle, TX, and Lockhart, TX. Dr. Vickers's clinical interests include cysts, acne, and biopsy. She is affiliated with Dell Children's Medical Center of Central Texas, the University Medical Center Brackenridge, and Seton Medical Center Hays. Her education and training includes medical school at the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with New York Medical College and a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. She honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, TriWest, and more. Dr. Vickers is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , psoriasis, autoimmune disorders

All Interests: Eczema, Skin Cancer, Skin Cancer Surgery, Skin Issues, Skin Tag Removal, Autoimmune Disorders, ... (Read more)

Dr. Clifford "jack" Fraim, MD
Specializes in Neurology
1600 W 38th Street; Suite 308
Austin, TX
 

Dr. Clifford Fraim is a physician who specializes in neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). His areas of expertise include the following: general neurology, migraine, and multiple sclerosis (MS). His hospital/clinic affiliations include the University Medical Center Brackenridge, Seton Northwest Hospital, and Seton Southwest Hospital. Dr. Fraim obtained his medical school training at the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. The average patient rating for Dr. Fraim is 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Fraim honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. He has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Super Doctors. Dr. Fraim is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , multiple sclerosis (MS), myasthenia gravis

All Interests: Migraine, Myasthenia Gravis, Dementia, Alzheimer's Disease, Headache, Multiple Sclerosis, General ... (Read more)

Dr. Richard R Tallman, MD
Specializes in Neurology
1250 S Capital of Texas Highway; Bldg 3-100
Austin, TX
 

Dr. Richard Tallman's specialty is neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). He has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. His hospital/clinic affiliations include North Clinic, The Austin Diagnostic Clinic (ADC), and Seton Healthcare Family. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Tallman accepts. He has an open panel. He graduated from Mayo Medical School and then he performed his residency at Mayo Clinic and the University Health System. Dr. Tallman's distinctions include: Texas Monthly Super Doctor; Texas Super Doctors; and US News and World Report, Top Doctor.

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Relevant Interests: , multiple sclerosis (MS)

All Interests: Multiple Sclerosis, Cancer

Maryetta "etta" Dietz, MS
Specializes in Internal Medicine, Neurology
1600 W 38th Street; Suite 308
Austin, TX
 

Ms. Maryetta Dietz's specialty is neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). She is conversant in Spanish. Her clinical interests include migraine, multiple sclerosis (MS), and vertigo. Ms. Dietz is affiliated with Seton Healthcare Family. She accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. New patients are welcome to contact her office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , multiple sclerosis (MS)

All Interests: Syncope, Headache, Multiple Sclerosis, Neuromuscular Disorders, Traumatic Brain Injury, Migraine, ... (Read more)

Dr. Fu Lye "martin" Woon, PhD
Specializes in Psychology, Neuropsychology
1600 W 38th Street; Suite 308
Austin, TX
 

Dr. Fu Lye Woon's specialties are psychology and neuropsychology. He practices in Austin, TX. Dr. Woon's areas of expertise include the following: seizure disorders, stroke, and movement disorders. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Woon takes. Dr. Woon (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Mandarin, Malay, and Cantonese. He is affiliated with Seton Healthcare Family. Dr. Woon welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , autoimmune disorders

All Interests: Seizure Disorders, Dementia, Movement Disorders, Stroke, Autoimmune Disorders, Memory Loss

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What is an Autoimmune Disorder?

An autoimmune disorder happens when the immune system mistakenly attacks the tissues of its own body, causing symptoms of illness. There are more than 80 different types of autoimmune disorders. While some are very rare, others are fairly common. Combined, autoimmune disorders are one of the leading causes of death and disability in the United States, affecting approximately 24 million people.

A properly working immune system identifies foreign substances in the body that might cause illness, such as bacteria and viruses. The immune system then creates antibodies which attack the foreign substances, neutralizing them and keeping the body safe. In people with autoimmune disorders, something goes wrong with this process. For reasons we don’t understand very well, the immune system creates antibodies to attack the patient’s own tissues.

Symptoms of an autoimmune disorder depend on which tissue is being attacked by the immune system, but common symptoms of autoimmune disease include fever, fatigue, and a general feeling of just not being well. Autoimmune disorders are more common in women than in men, and they may run in families. Autoimmune disorders can affect various parts of the body such as blood vessels, connective tissue, endocrine glands, joints, muscles, red blood cells, skin, and many others.

It is common to have more than one autoimmune disorder at a time. Most are chronic, or life-long illnesses, although they may come and go in flares. Treatment for autoimmune disorders depends on which part of the body is being attacked. For example:
  • 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.
Many autoimmune disorders of all kinds are treated with immune-suppressing medications, such as corticosteroids (e.g. prednisone) to reduce the effect of the immune system.
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