Dr. Erik Swenson, MD

Dr. Erik Swenson, MD

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Dr. Erik Swenson, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Urbandale, IA and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia in 2003 and specializes in rheumatology.

8421 Plum Dr

Urbandale, IA 50322

Contact Information

(515) 270-7222

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • PHCS
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Dr. Swenson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Swenson treats Osteoporosis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Swenson treats this condition more than 99% of his 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
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Swenson treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Swenson treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Systemic Sclerosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Swenson treats Systemic Sclerosis more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Swenson treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Swenson's conditions and procedures:

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

About Me

Biography

Dr. Erik Swenson, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Urbandale, IA and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia in 2003 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2003
    R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia
    Medical School
    2003

Awards

Dr. Swenson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Swenson

4.5

Based on 23 reviews

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Absolutely love Dr. Swenson. He is extremely knowledgeable, very thorough and takes time to explain things/answer questions. I have already recommended Dr. Swenson to friends and wouldn't hesitate to do so again.
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My family is full of autoimmune diseases such as RA, Lupus, and chronic cerhosis. Dr. Swenson has been great at having me on a proactive plan to catch these diseases early as possible.
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Locations

Iowa Arthritis & Osteoporosis Center

Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Cigna
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Health Net
Health Net POS
Medicaid
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
PHCS
PHCS Par-Multi Plan
UnitedHealthCare
United Behavioral Health
United Healthcare
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
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