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Dr. Edward Fels, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male · Age 46

Dr. Fels

Rheumatology Associates

51 Sewall St Ste 1 Portland, ME 04102

Accepting new patients

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(207) 774-5761


Dr. Edward Fels, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Portland, ME. He specializes in rheumatology and pediatric rheumatology.


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(207) 774-5761

Dr. Fels accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Pathway X Enhanced/Ind Guided Access ME
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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Dr. Fels' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fels treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Fels treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fels treats Arthritis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Fels treats this condition more than 99% 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
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fels treats Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR) more than 97% of his peers

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

Dr. Fels' conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Felty's Syndrome
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Lyme Disease
  • 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
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Takayasu's Arteritis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

Dr. Fels' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Fels

4.5

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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Worst office ! He’s only MD in state of Maine to treat pedi patients he sees so many he has no idea will say call when symptomatic but won’t return call for days. Would recommend driving out if state
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Terrible
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Dr. Fels is fantastic I take my son to him and he goes above and beyond. He answers all my questions and talks with my son and explains things so he can understand what's going on. I recommend him to everyone!!
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He's been my physician for 6 years. Love him!
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This Dr is great, I would be scared to have anyone else treat me as I have a rare chronic illness. I was diagnosed by him on my first visit after years of misdiagnosis. My diseases was later confirmed by biopsy,
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Edward Fels, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Portland, ME. He specializes in rheumatology and pediatric rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Pediatric Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Rheumatology
  • Pediatrics
  • Rheumatology

Awards

Affiliated Hospitals

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77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

Mercy Hospital

Portland, ME

80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

62% Patient experience rating, 7% lower than the national average

81% Patient experience rating, 12% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018, 2017)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2017)

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