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Dr. J Paul Mahfood, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male

Dr. Mahfood

Dr. J Paul Mahfood, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Port Saint Lucie, FL and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.


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(772) 879-2228

Dr. Mahfood accepts the following insurance:

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No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Mahfood's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Limb Cramp
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mahfood treats Limb Cramp more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Mahfood treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Limb Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mahfood treats Limb Pain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Mahfood treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mahfood treats Arthritis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Mahfood treats this condition more than 99% of his 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. Mahfood's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • 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 Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • 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
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. J Paul Mahfood, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Port Saint Lucie, FL and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

University S Fl
Fellowship Hospital
Tampa General Hospital
Residency Hospital
1992
New York University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1992

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Mahfood's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Mahfood

3.8

Based on 53 reviews

5 Stars
64.15094339622641%
(34)
4 Stars
3.7735849056603774%
(2)
3 Stars
3.7735849056603774%
(2)
2 Stars
1.8867924528301887%
(1)
1 Star
26.41509433962264%
(14)

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He is a great doctor, he takes his time explains things to you, you can talk to him. He actually cares about his patients.
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Dr Mahfood has always been extremely helpful explaining to me what is happening with my diagnosis. My former physician abruptly left and I had to scramble to find a new 1. No problem. He is 100% concerned for my well being. That is why when I 1st became his patient he went through my entire medical...Read More
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Dr, Mahfood is very knowledgeable and explains everything in terms of understanding. I look forward to my visits with him. He is compassionate and also has a warm sense of humor. His staff is also very friendly. Wait time is not reasonable (I wait an hour past my appt. time). It is next to...Read More
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If you have an early morning you stay till noon
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The office gave my pharmacy mail order the wrong prescription dose. Patient portal is not available. Wait time up to an hour. Phone always busy when it's not they answer put you on hold then hang up. Dr. Mahfood does not listen to you. Tells me I don't have RA but writes in my chart that I do have...Read More
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