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Dr. Alex De Jesus, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male · Age 59

Dr. De Jesus

Dr. Alex De Jesus, MD is a rheumatology specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus in 1984 and specializes in rheumatology.


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(210) 396-7410

Dr. De Jesus accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. De Jesus' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. De Jesus treats Arthritis more than 97% of his peers

Dr. De Jesus treats this condition more than 97% 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
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. De Jesus treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 96% of his peers

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

Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. De Jesus treats Fibromyalgia more than 95% of his peers

Dr. De Jesus treats this condition more than 95% 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

Dr. De Jesus' conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • 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
  • 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
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Biography

Dr. Alex De Jesus, MD is a rheumatology specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus in 1984 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

1989
Uthsc
Fellowship Hospital
1987
Va Hospital
Residency Hospital
1984
University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus
Medical School
1989
1987
1984

Awards

Dr. De Jesus' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. De Jesus

2.4

Based on 27 reviews

5 Stars
22.22222222222222%
(6)
4 Stars
7.407407407407407%
(2)
3 Stars
7.407407407407407%
(2)
2 Stars
11.11111111111111%
(3)
1 Star
51.851851851851855%
(14)

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I have been calling for the last two days have left countless messages. No one has picked up or called me back. The pharmacist faxed a refill order & no one had responded. Dr Dejesus is awesome but his staff aren’t.
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I first called Dr DeJesus's practice in Aug, 2017. Horrible experience from the very beginning. Dr DeJesus is not the issue. It's the way his practice is managed. His staff is uncaring & unfriendly. They take NO responsibility for their mistakes. No apologies at all. The only caring human was...Read More
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I was a referal patient of Dr. DeJesus in the early 1990s. He was able to provide a diagnosis of a condition I had been experiencing for nearly a decade within minutes, when I had been without a diagnosis from multiple doctors, including military & VA. He reviewed my reported symptoms & said, "I...Read More
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Quick to make contact when needed for health problems, listen to your problem works hard to get relief for me, and perceptions filled. I drive 90 miles one way to see him
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I made three appointments to have injections on my knee to relief pain. I go to appointments only to have injections cancelled. This after prior confirmation days before and being assured by staff that treatment/injection would be there. Will not return to this doctor and recommend others avoid...Read More
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