Dr. Gurtej Cheema, MD

Dr. Gurtej Cheema, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Gurtej Cheema, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Govt Med College in 1990 and specializes in rheumatology.

4860 Y St Ste A

Sacramento, CA 95817

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers
Fibromyalgia
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Cheema'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

1  Board Certifications

  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

82  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

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

  • Govt Med College
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Lac Usc Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Lac Usc Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Lac Usc Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cheema has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cheema's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cheema to family and friends
16 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Cheema's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Cheema is incredibly intelligent. He is also very engaging, cordial and attentive. He takes the time to make sure you understand your Rheumatoid condition and options for treatment. His treatment recommendations are very calculated since he is trying to minimize any unnecessary compromise of...more
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We go in every 3 months and do nothing. I think we are waiting for the eventual autopsy to make a diagnosis
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