Dr. Ananda Walaliyadda, MD

Dr. Ananda Walaliyadda, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Ananda Walaliyadda, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Rigby, ID. He specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

711 Rigby Lake Dr Ste 114

Rigby, ID 83442

Contact Information

(208) 234-1300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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Psoriatic Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Rheumatoid Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Walaliyadda'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.

2  Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

57  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Walaliyadda has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Walaliyadda's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Walaliyadda to family and friends
41 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (41)

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Dr. Walaliyadda's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I took my Mom to Dr Walaliyadda. He diagnosed her with RA, strictly from her x-ray. He diagnosed on the first visit. He put her on methotrexate. It made her very ill. She tried calling multiple times a day to get help. She kept getting a machine. She left messages over and over. Finally, I...more
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Very kind and caring staff and nurses. They go the extra mile to help and make you feel comfortable. They helped my husband from not being able to get out of bed to being active again. The doctor is very conservative which I appreciate because he doesn't want to prescribe anything without knowing...more
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Awful. He will put you through his PA and assistants to give you a diagnosis that has nothing to do with what they've done. Then he'll treat you for a condition with chemotherapy for a month then completely take back his diagnosis without worrying how you'll take it.
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Would not recommend as it felt like I was just a number and a payheck.
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I was having pain in my hands and fingers. They gave me a complete exam and found that I had R arthritis and crystalyn Gout. The treatment that they gave me worked very well. I have been with them for over two years and am doing very well. I could not ask for better treatment.
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