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Dr. Dean Mayer, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male · Age 47

Dr. Mayer

Dr. Dean Mayer, MD is a rheumatology specialist in La Mesa, CA. He graduated from University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine and specializes in rheumatology.


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(858) 499-2600

Dr. Mayer accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
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
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Sharp Health Plan
Gold Value
Health Premier

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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Dr. Mayer's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mayer treats Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR) more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Mayer treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Autoimmune Diseases
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mayer treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Mayer treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Arthritis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mayer treats Arthritis more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Mayer treats this condition more than 79% 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

Dr. Mayer's conditions and procedures:

  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Pain
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • 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
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Dean Mayer, MD is a rheumatology specialist in La Mesa, CA. He graduated from University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

Baylor College Of Med
Residency Hospital
Mayo Grad School Med/Mayo Fndn
Residency Hospital
University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

Dr. Mayer's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Mayer

3.4

Based on 8 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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(3)

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Very impressed with this Physician and Nurse. He is prompt, through and involves you in the plan of care. He listens to your concerns and does not rush you... Dr. Mayer is respectful and trustworthy.
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He is a kind person even though seemingly a bit curt. I've had some excellent rheumatologists in the past and his expertise is no less than theirs.
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