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Dr. Cheryl Wright, MD

Rheumatology ·  Female · Age 60

Dr. Wright

Dr. Cheryl Wright, MD is a rheumatology specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 35 years. She graduated from Saint Louis University School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in rheumatology.


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(858) 499-2600

Dr. Wright accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Basic HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Priority Select HMO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
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Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Sharp Health Plan
Gold Value
Health Premier

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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. Wright's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wright treats Arthritis more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Wright treats this condition more than 98% 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
Bone Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wright treats Bone Disorders more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Wright treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

Osteoarthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wright treats Osteoarthritis more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Wright treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • 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

Dr. Wright's conditions and procedures:

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • 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
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Cheryl Wright, MD is a rheumatology specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 35 years. She graduated from Saint Louis University School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Education

1984
Saint Louis University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1984

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Wright's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wright

2.1

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
23.529411764705884%
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4 Stars
5.882352941176471%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
70.58823529411765%
(12)

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Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Wright's Performance
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She arrived late for the appointment and then hurried through it so she wouldn't be late for her other appointments. She didn't explain what things and then called 2 weeks later to diagnose me over the phone and said she was booked for another 3 months so I could be seen after that.
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She gave me shots in my back. Literally I looked like a turkey being injected. After crying because I was on so much pain she told me to stop taking my pain medication that I've been taking for 2 years. Then walked out the door. Rude, u professional and acts like you bother her if you have pain......Read More
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I like Dr. Wright. She is smart, patient, and kind.
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