Dr. David Hallegua, MD

Dr. David Hallegua, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. David Hallegua, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Beverly Hills, CA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Medical College Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala University in 1987 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

8641 Wilshire Blvd Ste 301

Beverly Hills, CA 90211

Contact Information

(310) 652-0928

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net of California
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Background Check

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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Experience Check

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Dr. Hallegua's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

Dr. Hallegua 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. Hallegua treats Arthritis more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Hallegua treats this condition more than 97% 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
Bone Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hallegua treats Bone Disorders more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Hallegua treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Hallegua's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Biological Therapy
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Density Scan
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Colitis
Crohn's Disease
Cryoglobulinemia
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hand Conditions
Infusion Therapy
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
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
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
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
Ultrasound-Guided Injection
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Care Philosophy

Patients with arthritis and other rheumatic illnesses often have symptoms for a long time before an accurate diagnosis is established and appropriate therapy instituted. No two patients are alike and only careful and patient assessment of symptoms...

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 1998
    Cedars Sinai Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1998
  • 1993
    Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1993
  • 1992
    Sinai Grace Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1992
  • 1990
    Sinai Grace Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1990
  • 1987
    Medical College Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala University
    Medical School
    1987
  • 1981
    Sacred Heart College, Cochin, India
    Undergraduate School
    1981

Languages

  • Malayalam
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Hallegua's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hallegua

4.4

Based on 25 reviews

5 Stars
84%
(21)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
4%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
12%
(3)

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Dr. Hallegua is the most intelligent and compassionate doctor I know of. He takes time to listen to what your trying to tell him. Many times it is difficult to articulate your symptoms but with his patience to listen he understands. I highly recommend him.
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Dr. Hallegua has amazing diagnostic abilities. After being evaluated by a Rheumatologist who stated I did not have rheumatoid arthritis although I had deformed fingers on right hand, Dr. Hallegua confirmed I did not have R/A and said he knew someone who could fix my fingers. I had previously...Read More
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Open Access
Health Net of California
Large Group PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
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United Healthcare
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