Dr. Alan Kivitz, MD

Dr. Alan Kivitz, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 65
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Dr. Alan Kivitz, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Duncansville, PA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1977 and specializes in rheumatology.

175 Meadowbrook Ln

Duncansville, PA 16635

Contact Information

(814) 693-0300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
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Dr. Kivitz's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Ankylosing Spondylitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kivitz treats Ankylosing Spondylitis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Kivitz treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kivitz treats Osteoarthritis of Shoulder more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Kivitz treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kivitz treats Osteoporosis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Kivitz treats this condition more than 100% 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

Dr. Kivitz's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hand Conditions
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Cramp
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
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Systemic Chondromalacia
Systemic Sclerosis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Biography

Dr. Alan Kivitz, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Duncansville, PA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1977 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

Albany Medical Center Hospital
Residency Hospital
North Shore University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1980
Albany Med College
Fellowship Hospital
1978
North Shore University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1977
Albany Medical College
Medical School
1980
1978
1977

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Dr. Kivitz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kivitz

2.2

Based on 18 reviews

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1 Star
61.111111111111114%
(11)

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I've known Dr. Kivitz for some time. He is extremely through with his knowledge. Use the staff for a lot of the premiliary exams and stuff because such a shortage of specialized care givers in the area. Have good insurance to cover the necessary testing
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I really like Dr Kivitis. He was understanding. Just wish I could still see him. I lost my insurance and had to go on UPMC for you mawd plan through the state an can no longer see him He is very good at what he does. I have recommended him to some of my friends. I am now diagnosed with sjorgens...Read More
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He seemed very dismissive. I left feeling like I wasted my time and money.
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Dr Kivitz took his time explaining my condition and was very thorough following through with further testing. I would highly recommend his services.
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Dr. Kivitz lied to my insurance company about asking me to be in a study. I was there 2 hrs extra because I was waiting for the lady from the other study(she wasn't told I was there she went to lunch). Lied about the blood tests being free. Very disorganized and chaotic nobody knows what's going...Read More
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Amerihealth
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO
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