Dr. E Thelen, MD

Dr. E Thelen, MD

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Dr. E Thelen, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Fair Oaks, CA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from University Of California, Irvine, College Of Medicine in 1973 and specializes in rheumatology.

4944 Sunrise Blvd Ste A

Fair Oaks, CA 95628

Contact Information

(916) 966-5171

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Western Health Advantage

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Thelen performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Arthritis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Joint Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Thelen's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

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

35  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

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.

Education

  • University Of California, Irvine, College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • St Mary Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • St Mary Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • UC Irvine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Thelen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Thelen does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Thelen and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Thelen's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thelen to family and friends
13 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Thelen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I have been going to Dr. Thelen for years and have found him to be a superior doctor, one that cares, one that listens, and one that has a wonderful sense of humor. This guy may be a doctor, but I look at him more as a trusted friend and a man of integrity. I couldn't ask for more in a doctor,...more
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