Dr. Chad Walker, DO

Dr. Chad Walker, DO

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Age 39
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Dr. Chad Walker, DO is a rheumatology specialist in Scranton, PA and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 2005 and specializes in rheumatology, autoimmune diseases, and more.

3 W Olive St

Scranton, PA 18508

Contact Information

(570) 961-3823

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Elderplan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 4 More

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Dr. Walker's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walker treats Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus more than 99% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Discoid Lupus Erythematosus
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • Tumidus Lupus Erythematosus
Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

Dr. Walker 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
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walker treats Arthritis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Walker treats this condition more than 98% 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

Dr. Walker's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Allergic Arthritis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arteritis
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Spine
Arthrocentesis
Arthropathy Associated With Bacterial Disease
Arthropathy Associated With Infectious and Parasitic Diseases
Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
Arthropathy Associated With Viral Disease
Arthropathy in Behcet's Syndrome
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Vasculitis
Biological Therapy
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursa Injection
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Central Nervous System Vasculitis
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Crystal Arthropathy
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Discoid Lupus
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Foot Conditions
Goodpasture's Disease
Gout
Hand Conditions
Hip Bursitis
Idiopathic Osteoporosis
Infectious Arthritis
Infusion Therapy
Injection of Tendon
Injection Therapy
IV Therapy
Joint Disorders
Joint Drainage
Joint Injection
Joint Pain
Knee Arthritis
Knee Disorders
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Lupus
Lyme Disease
Lymphocytic Vasculitis
Monoarthropathy
Muscle Weakness
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Myositis
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Paget's Disease
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Polyarteritis
Polyarthropathy
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Post-Infectious Reactive Arthropathy
Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
Primary Osteoporosis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Pyogenic Arthritis
Raynaud's Disease
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rheumatoid Vasculitis
Sarcoidosis
Scleroderma, Diffuse
Scleroderma, Linear
Scleroderma, Systemic
Secondary Osteoporosis
Senile Osteoporosis
Seronegative Arthritis
Seronegative Spondyloarthropathy
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren Syndrome, Primary
Sjögren Syndrome, Secondary
Sjögren's Syndrome
Soft Tissue Injections
Spondylarthropathy
Spondylitis
Steroid Injection
Subacromial Bursitis
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Takayasu's Arteritis
Temporal Arteritis
Transient Arthropathy
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Trochanteric Bursitis
Tumidus Lupus Erythematosus
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wear and Tear Arthritis
Wegener's Granulomatosis
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About Me

Care Philosophy

As a rheumatologist, I am focused on improving my patients' quality of life. Autoimmune diseases can cause numerous complications. My aim is to work together with patients to screen, identify and treat these issues as effectively as possible.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Musculoskeletal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 2012
    Geisenger Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital
    2012
  • 2009
    Scranton-Temple Res
    Residency Hospital
    2009
  • 2006
    Doctors Hospital Ohio Health
    Internship Hospital
    2006
  • 2005
    Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School
    2005
  • 2001
    University Of Scranton
    Undergraduate School
    2001

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Dr. Walker's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Walker

4.3

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
80%
(16)
4 Stars
5%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
15%
(3)

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I came to dr walker because I’m dealing with a rare immune disease . Most drs have been unfamiliar with my disease but he knew more about my disease
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HealthKeepers Plus POS
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Open Access
Coventry Health Care
Group Plan PPO
Elderplan
Medicare HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Classic Blue
Medicaid
Managed Care
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
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