Dr. Esther Hwang, MD

Dr. Esther Hwang, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 44
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Dr. Esther Hwang, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Vancouver, WA and has been practicing for 5 years. She graduated from Stony Brook Univ Hsc Sch Med in 2013 and specializes in rheumatology.

700 NE 87th Ave

Vancouver, WA 98664

Contact Information

(360) 882-2778

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
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Dr. Hwang's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hwang treats Fibromyalgia more than 91% of her peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hwang treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 90% of her peers

Dr. Hwang treats this condition more than 90% of her peers

Arthritis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hwang treats Arthritis more than 81% of her peers

Dr. Hwang treats this condition more than 81% 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

Dr. Hwang's conditions and procedures:

Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
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
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Steroid Injection
Systemic Sclerosis
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Biography

Dr. Esther Hwang, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Vancouver, WA and has been practicing for 5 years. She graduated from Stony Brook Univ Hsc Sch Med in 2013 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 2013
    Stony Brook Univ Hsc Sch Med
    Medical School
    2013
  • 2000
    Univ Of Ca
    Medical School
    2000

Awards

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3.4

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I"ve been seeing rheumatologists for the last 20 years, Dr. Hwang is by far the most knowledgeable and personable! Up on current studies, research and very approachable. LOVE her!
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I have been seeing Dr Hwang for 3 + years and would highly recommend her to anyone desiring a friendly, compassionate and competent rheumatologist.
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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
First Choice Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Humana
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
PacificSource
Providence Health Plans
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Wells Fargo Insurance

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