Dr. Alla Model, MD

Dr. Alla Model, MD

Rheumatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 55
(11)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Alla Model, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Independence, OH and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from First Leningrad Ip Pavlov Medical Institute in 1985 and specializes in rheumatology.

5001 Rockside Rd

Independence, OH 44131

Contact Information

(800) 223-2273

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Model

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas

new

See how frequently Dr. Model performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers
Gout
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Model's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

1

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
1

Board Certifications

  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
78

Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dry Eyes
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Felty's Syndrome
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • 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
  • 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)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

More

Read More
7

Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • First Leningrad Ip Pavlov Medical Institute
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • St Joseph Mercy Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • St Joseph Mercy Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University Mich Med School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Model has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Model does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Model and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Model's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Model to family and friends
2.0
based on 11 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Model's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
FAIR
Answers Questions
FAIR
Time well spent
FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Medina, OH |
Horrible doctor. Did not put orders in my chart, repeatedly asked me questions that made no sense, and her demeaning tone left me feeling worse than before I went in. She needs to go work where she doesn't interact with patients.
Flag this
Was this helpful?
in Cleveland, OH |
Dr. Model always listens to what I feel is changing with my condition. The nurses are absolutely amazing. They really get to know the patients and care so much. While experiencing some unrelated health concerns the office reached out to me on regular basis just to see how I was doing. It took a...more
Flag this
Was this helpful?
in Independence, OH |
She acted like she could care less about why I was there. I fell on the ice in front of the building. Her response was "oh well" She did send me for an X-ray then charged me for it! I should have sued. The final straw was when the pharmacist pointed out the two medications were not compatible. I...more
Flag this
Was this helpful?
in Parma, OH |
She acts as though she is not interested in your symptoms or doesn't believe you about your pain. I had seen her several times & the last time I had went she was out of town. The nurse could not give me any injections in my hands to relieve the pain I was having since the doctor was not there.They...more
Flag this
Was this helpful?

Are you Dr. Model?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Visit Dr. Model

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Model accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Model has admitting privileges

Cleveland Clinic
9500 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44195
View Hospital Profile

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Rheumatology
(31)
Rheumatology
(21)
Rheumatology
(20)
Rheumatology
(44)
Rheumatology
(16)
Rheumatology
(9)