Dr. Elvira Lindwall, MD

Dr. Elvira Lindwall, MD

Save
Rheumatology  ·  
Female
(33)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Elvira Lindwall, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Thousand Oaks, CA and has been practicing for 7 years. She specializes in rheumatology.

Advanced Rheumatology

2230 Lynn Rd Ste 330

Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
Get Directions

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Lindwall's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Lindwall's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lindwall treats Osteoporosis more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Lindwall treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lindwall treats Arthritis more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Lindwall treats this condition more than 100% 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
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lindwall treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Lindwall treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Lindwall's conditions and procedures:

Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Arthrocentesis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Degenerative Disc Disease
Degenerative Spine Disorders
Difficulty With Walking
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fatigue
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Injection
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lupus
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
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Care Philosophy

Our patient focused practice specializes in rheumatolgical care and the most up-to-date treatment options for rheumatological conditions. Through our infusion center, we offer convenient and efficient alternative to a hospital visit for many types of infusion therapies. We stay abreast of promising new treatments that can help our patients through in-house clinical trial programs.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

2012
Ochsner
Fellowship Hospital
2010
Lsu
Residency Hospital
1994
Kuban State Medical Academy
Medical School
2012
2010
1994

Languages

  • Russian
  • English

Awards

Dr. Lindwall's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lindwall

4.1

Based on 33 reviews

5 Stars
72.72727272727273%
(24)
4 Stars
3.0303030303030303%
(1)
3 Stars
3.0303030303030303%
(1)
2 Stars
6.0606060606060606%
(2)
1 Star
15.151515151515152%
(5)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Lindwall?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Lindwall's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Elvira Lindwall, MD
RecentHighestLowestMost Helpful
Reply
Dr Lindwall is an amazing and compassionate doctor but her staff has made me leave her practice. I was continually placed on hold time after time just to make an appointment. The last time I tried I was placed on hold for 37 minutes before being disconnected. I tried to contact Dr Lindwall and was...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option1
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Elvira Lindwall, MD?
Reply
Compassionate, knowledgeable and understanding. Listens to patient's concerns and explains all reasoning for treatment plan
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option1
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Elvira Lindwall, MD?
Reply
Love Dr. LIndwall! She's patient and kind. A good listener. Highly recommend her.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option1
thumbs down icon option1
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Elvira Lindwall, MD?
Reply
Dr. Lindwall is truly one of the best doctors (if not the best!) I've had in my 68 years. She truly goes the extra mile. She listens to every complaint. She does her best to tie a lot of random pieces together - and separates out those things that are not within her scope of work and always...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option3
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Elvira Lindwall, MD?
Reply
I have never made a complaint about a physician in my 52 yrs. all I can say is-please look for another rheumatologist if you can. Poor office staff, misdiagnosis, waited 2 hours for initial consult with no explanation, lost my records, poor "bedside" manner. Never experienced anything like it.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option1
thumbs down icon option2
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Elvira Lindwall, MD?
Show more reviews

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Lindwall?

Locations

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Coventry Health Care
Health Net
Humana
MultiPlan
Principal Financial Group
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Lindwall treats patients.

Learn more