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Dr. Christine Leehealey, MD

Rheumatology ·  Female · Age 45

Dr. Leehealey

Dr. Christine Leehealey, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Irvine, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from New York Medical College in 2000 and specializes in rheumatology.


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(949) 654-3763

Dr. Leehealey accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Cigna
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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. Leehealey's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Leehealey treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Leehealey treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Leehealey treats Arthritis more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Leehealey treats this condition more than 91% 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
Fibromyalgia
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Leehealey treats Fibromyalgia more than 85% of her peers

Dr. Leehealey treats this condition more than 85% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia

Dr. Leehealey's conditions and procedures:

  • Amyloidosis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • 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
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Christine Leehealey, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Irvine, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from New York Medical College in 2000 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

2000
New York Medical College
Medical School
2000

Awards

Dr. Leehealey's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Leehealey

3.0

Based on 26 reviews

5 Stars
38.46153846153846%
(10)
4 Stars
11.538461538461538%
(3)
3 Stars
7.6923076923076925%
(2)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
42.30769230769231%
(11)

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I love Dr Leehealy she listens to me and is very compassionate at my worst she was there for me 9 years ago
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Excellent & thorough with every one of my concerns & questions. Never feel rushed by her. Office staff is very courteous& proficient. I have seen many doctors over the years, & she ranks as one of the best!
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I find Dr. Leehealey to be an excellent doctor. She is extremely caring, listens and works to get to the bottom of the problem with my temporal arthritis. She has also worked toward helping me with my osteoporosis. .
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I had initially seen Dr. Leehealey in 2011, and after a couple blood tests she referred me on to a neurologist. Then in 2016 after further testing indicated an autoimmune disorder I was required to see her again after my HMO would not approve my referral to a university specialist. She came into my...Read More
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I would NOT recommend Dr. Leehealey or her office. It took 3 months to get in. My visit was short, she ordered blood work and didn't call me back until I had called 3 times and 1 month went by. My insurance paid most of the bill and I was billed my portion. I paid her, with a cancelled check with...Read More
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