Dr. Allen J. Samuels, MD

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Dr. Allen J. Samuels, MD

Rheumatology | Male

East Penn Rheumatology Assocs 701 Ostrum St Ste 402, Fountain Hill, PA 18015 Get Directions

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  • Rheumatologynull
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  • Medical School
  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
  • Other Education
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      • Aetna
      • Blue Cross Blue Shield
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      • Humana
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      • Medicare
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      Dr. Samuels' Review Details
      4.1 based on 24 responses
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      • Trustworthiness
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      • Helpfulness
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      • Staff
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      Experience with Dr. Samuels
      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
         (24)
      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (24)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
         (24)
      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
         (24)
      Dr. Samuels' Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
         (24)
      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        31 – 45 minutes (22)
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      Specialties

      • Rheumatology
      • Internal Medicine

      Board Certifications

      Why It Matters: Dr. Samuels' Board Certifications

      Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

      • Internal Medicine
      • Rheumatology

      Conditions Treated

      • Achilles Tendinitis
      • Adhesive Capsulitis
      • Ankylosing Spondylitis
      • Arthritis
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Bone Disorders
      • Bursitis
      • Chondrocalcinosis
      • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
      • Chronic Neck Pain
      • Chronic Pain
      • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
      • Degenerative Disc Disease
      • Dermatomyositis
      • Elbow Injuries
      • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
      • Fibromyalgia
      • Foot Conditions
      • Gout
      • Hand Conditions
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • 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
      • 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
      • Osteoarthritis of Spine
      • Osteopenia
      • Osteoporosis
      • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
      • Plantar Fasciitis
      • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
      • Polymyositis
      • Psoriatic Arthritis
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Raynaud's Disease
      • Rheumatoid Arthritis
      • Sarcoidosis
      • Scleroderma
      • Shoulder Disorders
      • Sjögren's Syndrome
      • Spine Disorders
      • Spondylitis
      • Systemic Sclerosis
      • Temporal Arteritis
      • Tendonitis
      • Trigger Finger
      • Vascular Disease
      • Vasculitis
      • Wegener's Granulomatosis

      Procedures Performed

      • Arthrocentesis
      • Bone Density Scan
      • Bursa Injection
      • Injection of Tendon
      • IV Therapy
      • Joint Drainage
      • Joint Injection
      • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
      • Steroid Injection
      • Trigger Point Injection

      Background Check

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        Malpractice Claims not available

        Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

      • 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

      • Medical School
        Medical College Of Pennsylvania

        Graduated in 1984

      • Internship Hospital
        Hospitals Of The University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center

        Completed in 1985

      • Residency Hospital
        Hospitals Of The University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center

        Completed in 1987

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Temple University Hospital

        Completed in 1989

      • Undergraduate School
        Lasalle University

        Graduated in 1980

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      • Media & Publications
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        • Ask Your Physician: MSKL diseases, 2001, 2010

      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      Dr. Samuels' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Rheumatology
      • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology
      • Malpractice claims in Pennsylvania not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Samuels' Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      31 – 45 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Samuels

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Samuels' Care Philosophy

      spendingsufficient time, listening to the patient and incorporating their opinions into the treatment plan.