Dr. Chad Walker, DO

Dr. Chad Walker, DO

Rheumatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 38
(19)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Chad Walker, DO is a rheumatology doctor who practices in Scranton, PA. He is 38 years old and has been practicing for 6 years.

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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Top Care Areas

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Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoporosis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Walker "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."
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Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Musculoskeletal Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arteritis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • 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
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • 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
  • Joint Disorders
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Lupus
  • Lyme Disease
  • Lymphocytic Vasculitis
  • Monoarthropathy
  • Muscle Weakness
  • 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
  • Spondylarthropathy
  • Spondylitis
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Takayasu's Arteritis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Transient Arthropathy
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trochanteric Bursitis
  • Tumidus Lupus Erythematosus
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Wear and Tear Arthritis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Arthrocentesis
  • Biological Therapy
  • Bursa Injection
  • IV Therapy
  • Infusion Therapy
  • Injection Therapy
  • Injection of Tendon
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Soft Tissue Injections
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • X-Ray

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Walker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Walker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Walker to family and friends
4.3
based on 19 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Walker's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Walker accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerihealth
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    HealthKeepers Plus POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    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
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Walker has admitting privileges

Moses Taylor Hospital
700 Quincy Ave
Scranton, PA 18510
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Regional Hospital of Scranton
746 Jefferson Ave
Scranton, PA 18510
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