Dr. Terry E. Podell, MD

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Specializes in Rheumatology • Male • Age 64

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Dr. Podell:

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Dr. Podell's Experience

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Dr. Podell's Care Philosophy

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Cedars - Sinai Medical Center
8700 Beverly Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90048
Providence Tarzana Medical Center
18321 Clark Street
Tarzana, CA 91356

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Podell

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Terry E Podell, MD, A Professional Corporation
Terry E Podell, MD
16133 Ventura Blvd Suite 400
Encino, CA 91436
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    Dr. Podell's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Dr. Podell's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Rheumatology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine, 1980
    • Rheumatology, 1982
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    • Arthrocentesis
    • Bursa Injections
    • Echocardiogram
    • Joint Injection
    • Radiofrequency Ablation
    • Stress Test
    • X-Ray
    2
    • Arthritis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Gout
    • Low Back Pain
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Trigger Finger
    • Vasculitis
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    Background Check for Dr. Podell

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

    Awards

    Media & Publications

    • Lupus Nephritis: Experience with 250 Patients Severe Giant Cell Valvulitis Systemic Lupus Erythematous: Experience with 609 Patients from 1950- 1980 with Emphasis on Survival Patterns. Pulmonary Toxicity with Gold Therapy Synovial Fluid Eosinophilia Nitrogen Mustard in Lupus Nephritis (SLE): A Retro, 1980-1982
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Graduated in 1976

    Internship Hospital

    Cedars Sinai Med Center
    Complete in 1977

    Residency Hospital

    Cedars Sinai Med Center
    Complete in 1979

    Fellowship Hospital

    Cedars Sinai Med Center
    Complete in 1981
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Podell & Staff

    • English
    • Russian
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% 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. Podell's 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. Podell has admitting privileges:

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    • Cedars - Sinai Medical Center

    • Providence Tarzana Medical Center

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Podell

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Podell to family and friends

    9 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Podell's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    9 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    9 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    9 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 9 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Podell
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    9 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    9 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    9 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    9 responses
    above
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Podell accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

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    Terry E Podell, MD, A Professional Corporation
    Terry E Podell, MD
    16133 Ventura Blvd Suite 400
    Encino, CA 91436
    (818) 528-1020 (Office)
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