Dr. Susan Lacks, MD

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Specializes in Rheumatology • Female • Age 59

2141 K St NW Ste 407
Washington, DC 20037
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Dr. Lacks' Specialties

  • Rheumatology

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Hospital Quality

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Inova Alexandria Hospital
4320 Seminary Rd
Alexandria, VA 22304
Sibley Memorial Hospital
5255 Loughboro Rd NW
Washington, DC 20016

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Koritzinsky Lacks Laukaitis MD
Koritzinsky Lacks Laukaitis MD
2141 K St NW Ste 407
Washington, DC 20037
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    Dr. Lacks' Experience

    Specialties

    • Rheumatology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Rheumatology
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    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Steroid Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Arthritis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bone Disorders
    • Bursitis
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
    • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Dermatomyositis
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Foot Conditions
    • Gout
    • Hand Conditions
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Knee Disorders
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lyme Disease
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
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    • Osteoporosis
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
    • Polymyositis
    • Psoriatic Arthritis
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spondylitis
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Trigger Finger
    • Vascular Disease
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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Duke University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1979

    Internship Hospital

    George Washington University
    Complete in 1981

    Residency Hospital

    George Washington University
    Complete in 1983

    Fellowship Hospital

    George Washington University
    Complete in 1986
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Lacks & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Lacks' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Lacks has admitting privileges:

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    • Inova Alexandria Hospital

    • Sibley Memorial Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Lacks

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lacks to family and friends

    4.8 out of 5

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    Dr. Lacks' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.6 out of 5

    8 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.5 out of 5

    8 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    8 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Lacks

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.8 out of 5

    8 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    8 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.9 out of 5

    8 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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    • Yes.

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    • We do not accept health insurance
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    Office Locations

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    Koritzinsky Lacks Laukaitis MD
    2141 K St NW Ste 407
    Washington, DC 20037
    (202) 293-8855 (Office)
    (202) 293-4118 (Fax)
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