Dr. Elayne Garber, MD

Dr. Elayne Garber, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 68
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Dr. Elayne Garber, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 38 years. She graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in rheumatology.

8631 W 3rd St Ste 700E

Los Angeles, CA 90048

Contact Information

(310) 854-3539

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Gout
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lupus
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoporosis
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Garber'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*

67  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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

  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Harbor UCLA Genl Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Harbor UCLA Genl Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Wadsworth Va Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Garber has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Garber's Reviews

2.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Garber to family and friends
16 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Garber's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Fantastic!! She cares about her patients! She takes the time to listen, and takes care of each and every one of her patients. I have been working with her since 2005 when I was first diagnosed with A.S.
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Dr. Garber's office is completely lacking in professionalism. Her staff is rude, she told me she found a worrying spot on my lungs in a chest x-ray and then left the room immediately to take a 10-minute phone call, the x-ray tech didn't leave the room when I undressed and redressed, the entire...more
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I have a rare Wegeners granulomatosis which I had a hard time finding a doctor to help me discover what it was. Dr Garber did help me after going to many other before her. I have been going to her for years now and she has helped keep my disease in remission. She always listens and takes my...more
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Fantastic doctor!! My 19 yr old daughter hadn't walked in 2 years due to pain in her ankle. She saw doctor after doctor... one even did a surgery that didn't address her issue! Finally, we got a referral to Dr Garber. THANK GOD!!! This wonderful, amazing doctor FIXED MY DAUGHTER!! She ran...more
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I saw Dr. Garber for a few months but the appointments were always rushed, she misdiagnosed me and she wasn't thorough. Office is tight and cramped and her staff wasn't very helpful when I needed anything. Suggest you look elsewhere for a rheumatologist (anywhere)!
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