- 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 3 providers with an interest in autoimmune disorders and who accept First Health near Santa Monica, CA.
Dr. Elyse Rubenstein works as a rheumatologist. Patient reviews placed her at an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Her areas of expertise include the following: lupus and arthritis. Dr. Rubenstein is affiliated with Providence Saint John's Health Center. Dr. Rubenstein accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. She is accepting new patients. Before performing her residency at Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center, Dr. Rubenstein attended Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, The Ruth and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine for medical school.
Relevant Interests: , lupus
All Interests: Arthritis, Lupus
Dr. Paul Yamauchi is a surgical dermatologist in Santa Monica, CA. Areas of expertise for Dr. Yamauchi include facial problems, acne, and psoriasis. He has a 4.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. Dr. Yamauchi honors several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. His education and training includes medical school at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and residency at the University of Rochester Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). He has received the distinction of Southern California Super Doctors. Dr. Yamauchi speaks Japanese. Dr. Yamauchi is professionally affiliated with VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Providence Saint John's Health Center. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.
Relevant Interests: , psoriasis
All Interests: Eczema, Sclerotherapy, Injectable Fillers, Juvederm, Chemical Peels, Skin Cancer, YAG Laser ... (Read more)
Dr. Martina Wiedau works as a neurologist and neuromuscular medicine specialist in Los Angeles, CA and Santa Monica, CA. Clinical interests for Dr. Wiedau include general neurology, myasthenia gravis, and polymyositis. She is affiliated with UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica, Providence Saint John's Health Center, and Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Wiedau takes. She welcomes new patients. Before completing her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Dr. Wiedau attended medical school at the University of Marburg Faculty of Medicine. She has received distinctions including Southern California Super Doctors and Top Women Southern California Super Doctors. She is conversant in German.
Relevant Interests: , myasthenia gravis, Guillain-Barre syndrome
All Interests: Polymyositis, Guillain-Barre Syndrome, Headache, Head Injury, Neck Pain, Hydrocephalus, General ... (Read more)