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Dr. Boris Ratiner, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male · Age 51

Dr. Ratiner

Dr. Boris Ratiner, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Tarzana, CA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1994 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.


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(818) 996-4077

Dr. Ratiner accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO

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No malpractice claims found for California
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. Ratiner's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ratiner treats Arthritis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ratiner treats this condition more than 100% 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
Bone Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ratiner treats Bone Disorders more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ratiner treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ratiner treats Osteoporosis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Ratiner treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip

Dr. Ratiner's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Amyloidosis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Familial Mediterranean Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • 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
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • 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
  • Steroid Injection
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Boris Ratiner, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Tarzana, CA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1994 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

Mt Zion Hospital Uc San Francisco
Fellowship Hospital
1997
Mt Zion Hospital Uc San Francisco
Residency Hospital
1995
Mt Zion Hospital Uc San Francisco
Internship Hospital
1994
Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
Medical School
1997
1995
1994

Languages

  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Ratiner's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ratiner

2.6

Based on 36 reviews

5 Stars
36.111111111111114%
(13)
4 Stars
2.7777777777777777%
(1)
3 Stars
2.7777777777777777%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
58.333333333333336%
(21)

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I’ve been Dr. Ratiner’s patient for over 2 years. I first saw Dr. Ratiner when I had pain in several joints. He took x-rays & diagnosed my problem as RA. He quickly brought my pain under control. Over time, he has varied my prescriptions & eliminated some when appropriate so I don’t feel I’m...Read More
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He is all about money. He now charges $25.00 to call a pharmacy and if you see him every month, he charges an extra $55.00. This is out of pocket. It doesn't matter so much about how fine he is because he is all about money. He kept my $1000.00 that I paid for shots and also kept what insurance...Read More
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Ratiner is a meny grubbing doctor and he is known by my other doctor's with that reputation. One doctor told me that the office doesn't like to send records to other offices. He now charges $25.00 for each phone call to pharmacies. He tacks on $55.00 extra if you see him monthly. How...Read More
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It's nice to have a physician who actually takes the time to discuss what is happening and involve you in this solution. Your in good hands and I highly recommend Dr. Ratiner! Mary V.
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Thoughtful, conscientious care.
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