Dr. Abdollah Shams-Pirzadeh, MD

Dr. Abdollah Shams-Pirzadeh, MD

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Age 80
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Dr. Abdollah Shams-Pirzadeh, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Baltimore, MD and has been practicing for 55 years. He graduated from Tehran University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine in 1964 and specializes in rheumatology.Read his story

716 Maiden Choice Ln Ste 301

Baltimore, MD 21228

Contact Information

(410) 788-2000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • UniCare
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Dr. Shams-Pirzadeh's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Osteoporosis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shams-Pirzadeh treats Osteoporosis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Shams-Pirzadeh treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shams-Pirzadeh treats Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow) more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Shams-Pirzadeh treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)
  • Medial Epicondylitis (Golfer's Elbow)
Adhesive Capsulitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shams-Pirzadeh treats Adhesive Capsulitis more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Shams-Pirzadeh treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Shams-Pirzadeh's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hand Conditions
Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Lyme Disease
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Pyogenic Arthritis
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Systemic Sclerosis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Shams is a Rheumatologist involved in the care of patients with arthritis and rheumatic diseases.Dr. Shams had his rheumatology training at Johns Hopkins Hospital. Following his rheumatology training, he became a faculty member for one year and ...

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Education

1964
Tehran University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School
1964

Languages

  • Farsi
  • English

Dr. Shams-Pirzadeh's Reviews

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Dr. Shams goes above and beyond for all of his patients. He has squeezed me in at a moments notice when I was suffering from extreme pain, he spends time with me to answer all of my questions. His staff makes sure my prescriptions are ready when I need him. His assistant sara and his administrator...Read More
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Wait over 2 hours though arrived early. People who arrived after me were processed ahead. Front desk not forthcoming w/billing questions. Instead of billing me, confronted me in an embarassing manner, & forced me to call health ins to explain. Due to meds I take for other conditions, my arthritis...Read More
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Cigna PPO
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Coventry Health Care
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Humana
Medicaid
UniCare
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Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellCare
WellCare PPO
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