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Dr. Anika Alarakhia, MD

Rheumatology ·  Female · Age 39

Dr. Alarakhia

Dr. Anika Alarakhia, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Orlando, FL and has been practicing for 7 years. She graduated from St. George's University School Of Medicine in 2005 and specializes in rheumatology.


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(407) 730-3270

Dr. Alarakhia accepts the following insurance:

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No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Alarakhia's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alarakhia treats Arthritis more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Alarakhia treats this condition more than 93% of her 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
Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alarakhia treats Fibromyalgia more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Alarakhia treats this condition more than 91% of her 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
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alarakhia treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Alarakhia treats this condition more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Alarakhia's conditions and procedures:

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • 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)
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Inflammatory Myopathies
  • Infusion Therapy
  • 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
  • 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
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Anika Alarakhia, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Orlando, FL and has been practicing for 7 years. She graduated from St. George's University School Of Medicine in 2005 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

2012
Oschner Clinic
Fellowship Hospital
2008
Allegheny General Hospital
Residency Hospital
2006
Allegheny General Hospital
Internship Hospital
2005
St. George's University School Of Medicine
Medical School
2001
University Of Miami
Undergraduate School
1999
Tufts University
Undergraduate School
Board Certified In Internal Medicine & Rheumatology
2012
2008
2006
2005
2001
1999

Awards

Dr. Alarakhia's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Alarakhia

3.4

Based on 56 reviews

5 Stars
57.142857142857146%
(32)
4 Stars
3.5714285714285716%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
1.7857142857142858%
(1)
1 Star
37.5%
(21)

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I have been with Dr. Alarakhia for about 6 months. Truth be told, I randomly picked her as a specialist because she was a doctor in my network. However, my experience with her is that she is not an attentive doctor who cares. She does the basic to to get your copay and than she is out. Most of my...Read More
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doc made another mistake in my prescription--- so again I am without pain meds for several days office staff doesn't seem to care when and if they answer the phone or messages, then the receptionist just robotically repeats their policy --wow no health "care" here! cannot ever get thru to doctor...Read More
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When I called to schedule an appointment, I gave the office my insurance information. The doctor is an in-network provider. I arrived at the office, and the office expected me to pre-pay $185 to be seen by the doctor, so I left. The office was not going to bill me. All medical billing goes...Read More
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A very knowledgeable doctor, and she keeps up to date in her field. She offers a few different treatment options whenever possible. Office staff has always been courteous. Really the only problem is contacting them, issues getting through, with both phone and voicemail.
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0 stars. Office refused service to me after waiting nearly an hour because I had my Service dog with me. Tried to explain it was against the ADA law and state law to discriminate against someone for having a service animal in a public place. Was provided an excuse that they only have a sterile area...Read More
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