Dr. Daniel Furst, MD

Dr. Daniel Furst, MD

Rheumatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 75
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Daniel Furst, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine in 1968 and specializes in rheumatology.

200 Ucla Medical Plaza

Los Angeles, CA 90095

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas


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Systemic Sclerosis
very high
more than 98% of peers
more than 79% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
more than 78% of peers

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  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

Conditions Treated


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1970
  • University Of California Los Angeles
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • University Of California San Francisco
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Furst has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Furst's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Furst to family and friends
based on 12 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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Dr. Furst's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Albuquerque, NM
Dr. Furst treats the whole patient. He checks, test, reviews every part of my body, every symptom and even asks about my social and mental health. He is kind and caring and makes me feel like I am the only patient he is seeing today. Because of his reputation as an expert I always win the...more
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in Spokane, WA
Dr. Furst changed my life & in many ways saved it. On the brink of a physical and mental breakdown walking into his office the first time, I went from hopeless to optimistic in just one appointment. I trust him more than any dr. I have ever met. He's caring, brilliant, unconcerned with time and...more
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in Clinton, WA
I am a 79 year old woman diagnosed with bilateral temporal arteritis, 2 brain aneurysms, atrial fibrillation, 4 thyroid nodules, osteoporosis and balance impairment. Dr. Furst, my physician since January 2014, is an exceptionally astute professional whom I consider to have saved my life on numerous...more
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in Seattle, WA
I have been his patient since 2003 at UCLA and in Seattle. Both offices are immaculate with professional 7 caring staff members He is very busy -- to work with him successfully, it is best to be well-organized when it is your appointment. He is not cold as one reviewer described him ---...more
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in Los Angeles, CA
Cold and detached. Poor patient communication. Bad medical advise given with strong defensive reaction.
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