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Dr. Ajay Wanchu, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male · Age 58

Dr. Wanchu

Dr. Ajay Wanchu, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Sms Hosp India in 1986 and specializes in rheumatology.


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(503) 261-6912

Dr. Wanchu accepts the following insurance:

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No malpractice claims found for Oregon
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Dr. Wanchu's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wanchu treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Wanchu treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wanchu treats Fibromyalgia more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Wanchu treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wanchu treats Arthritis more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Wanchu treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis

Dr. Wanchu's conditions and procedures:

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Pain
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dry Eyes
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

"Ajay Wanchu is a board-certified rheumatologist and internal medicine physician. His career fulfills his lifelong dream of becoming the first physician in his family. He has spent 25 years in the academia and comes to the Adventist Medical Center fr...

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

1994
Sanjay Ganghi Inst Med Sci
Fellowship Hospital
1989
Sms Hosp India
Residency Hospital
1986
Sms Hosp India
Medical School
1994
1989
1986

Languages

  • Hindi
  • English

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Dr. Wanchu's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wanchu

4.5

Based on 13 reviews

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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr. Wanchu always takes the time to be certain I understand the process we are taking to attempt to get my RA in remission. He has a very kind and empathetic manner with his patients. I always feel confident and included in the decisions about my care and that he strongly advocates for his...Read More
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Always makes time for every patient and seeks the answer even if others think there is nothing there to find
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Dr. Manchu is the FIRST doctor I have ever had at the age of 32, to spend so much time with me and ask any/every question to get to know my situation and condition. I have SLE and Discoid Lupus as well as Alopecia Areata. He is kind, knowledgeable and has wonderful bedside manner. I've seen many...Read More
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Locations

Adventist Medical Center

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 3:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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