Dr. Cathy Riker, MD

Dr. Cathy Riker, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 56
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Dr. Cathy Riker, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Menlo Park, CA and has been practicing for 32 years. She graduated from Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University in 1986 and specializes in rheumatology.

1300 Crane St

Menlo Park, CA 94025

Contact Information

(650) 498-6660

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
  • 3 More

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Background Check

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. Riker's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Temporal Arteritis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Riker treats Temporal Arteritis more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Riker treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Psoriatic Arthritis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Riker treats Psoriatic Arthritis more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Riker treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Chondrocalcinosis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Riker treats Chondrocalcinosis more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Riker treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Riker's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
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
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hand Conditions
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
Knee Disorders
Limb Cramp
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
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Chondromalacia
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Care Philosophy

Cathy Riker, MD, is one of over 300 Stanford Medicine-affiliated providers located throughout the Bay Area. She is board certified in Rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

  • Bronx Municipal Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital
  • A Einstein College M Yeshiva University
    Residency Hospital
  • 1986
    Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University
    Medical School
    1986

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Riker's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Riker

4.6

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I have been a patient of Dr Riker for about 20 years. I moved out of state 12 years ago but continue to return to see her twice a year. In my almost 71 years I have never had a physician even approach her level of care and skill. She is nit just a doctor but a true caring healer.
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I had an unpleasant experience with Dr Riker. I arrived in time for my appointment, and the receptionist said the appointment appears to be canceled. I had not been made aware of this. The receptionist asked me to wait while they sorted it out. After waiting for 40 minutes, the nurse told me they...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna EPO
Aetna HMO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Anthem Blue Cross
Anthem Blue Cross HMO
Anthem Blue Cross of California EPO
Anthem Blue Cross PPO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
Blue Shield of California
Added Advantage POS
Blue Shield of California HMO
Blue Shield of California PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Health Net
Health Net POS
Healthy Heart HMO
Humana
Humana PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS
PHCS POS
PHCS PPO
Stanford Health Care Advantage
Medicare Advantage
Stanford Health Care Alliance
Group Plan
UnitedHealthCare
Medicare Advantage
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO

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