Dr. Ellen Shammash, MD

Dr. Ellen Shammash, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 56
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Dr. Ellen Shammash, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Saint Paul, MN and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in rheumatology.

401 Phalen Blvd

Saint Paul, MN 55130

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Cigna

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Dr. Shammash's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shammash treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Shammash treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shammash treats Arthritis more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Shammash treats this condition more than 94% 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
Raynaud's Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shammash treats Raynaud's Disease more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Shammash treats this condition more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Shammash's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
Knee Disorders
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
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)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Sclerosis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ellen Shammash, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Saint Paul, MN and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1994
    University Minn Hosps Clins
    Fellowship Hospital
    1994
  • 1992
    Va Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1992
  • 1991
    University Minn Hosps Clins
    Residency Hospital
    1991
  • 1988
    New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1988

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Dr. Shammash's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shammash

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5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
46.15384615384615%
(6)

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Dr. Shammash has given my daughter the finest care possible. We are highly pleased and very grateful. We recommend her.
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One of the best doctors in MN. She listens and knows what she talking about. She only wants you to feel better. Remember each person's body responds differently to medications. She will help you find a medicine that works for you.
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I recently had a follow-up appoint with Dr. Shammash. I have seen many doctors with different specialties over the years but I there is no one who has been more caring to me than Dr. Shammash. Dr. Shammash is fully interested in helping me get better and manage my health so I feel better. I wish...Read More
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Cigna
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Regions Hospital

Saint Paul, MN