Dr. Debra Michel, MD

Dr. Debra Michel, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Debra Michel, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Mesa, AZ and has been practicing for 31 years. She graduated from Medical College Of Ohio in 1982 and specializes in rheumatology.

10238 E Hampton Ave Ste 305

Mesa, AZ 85209

Contact Information

(480) 984-8500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Michel's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Michel treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 96% of her peers

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

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Michel treats Arthritis more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Michel treats this condition more than 96% 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
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Michel treats Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot more than 89% of her peers

Dr. Michel treats this condition more than 89% of her peers

Dr. Michel's conditions and procedures:

Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
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 Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Shoulder Disorders
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Steroid Injection
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Debra Michel, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Mesa, AZ and has been practicing for 31 years. She graduated from Medical College Of Ohio in 1982 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • University Hospital Of Cleveland
    Residency Hospital
  • Riverside Methodist Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • 1987
    University Hospitals Of Cleveland
    Fellowship Hospital
    1987
  • 1983
    Riverside Methodist Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1983
  • 1982
    Medical College Of Ohio
    Medical School
    1982

Languages

  • French
  • Italian
  • English

Awards

Dr. Michel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Michel

3.3

Based on 34 reviews

5 Stars
47.05882352941177%
(16)
4 Stars
5.882352941176471%
(2)
3 Stars
8.823529411764707%
(3)
2 Stars
2.9411764705882355%
(1)
1 Star
35.294117647058826%
(12)

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Debra Michel was my first Rhuematologist I started seeing her in 1997, with our her knowledge and treatment I believe I would not be as healthy as I am now. Thankxox Dr Michel. Carrie Davis
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Dr. Michel has done an excellent job teaching me about RA and navigating a frustrating course to finally finding effective treatment. She is experienced, accurate and up-to-date. She takes a direct, no non-sense approach to disease management. I know, after 7 years as her patient, when I get into...Read More
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She worked very hard to deal with my RA. She is an excellent Dr. I would highly recommend her to any one who has an RA problem. I have been her patient for a number of years now & hope she stays here for a long time to come
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I have RA, Sjogrens, hashimotos thyroiditis and fibromyalgia. First appointment she did no exam or indepth interview. Asked me why I was there after I had waited 3 months for appointment. Handed me a paper to read on a drug, left the room, came back, told me take the drug and come back in 30 days. ...Read More
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Phoenix Standard
MultiPlan
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