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Dr. Jaime Vivas, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male · Age 64

Dr. Vivas

Dr. Jaime Vivas, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Columbus, GA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Universidad Central Del Caribe in 1980 and specializes in rheumatology.


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(706) 660-1711

Dr. Vivas accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Open Access POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Humana Employers Health Plan of Georgia
Columbus HMO-Standard

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No malpractice claims found for Georgia
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. Vivas' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vivas treats Arthritis more than 100% of his peers

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vivas treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 99% of his peers

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

Joint Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vivas treats Joint Pain more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Vivas treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Vivas' conditions and procedures:

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Felty's Syndrome
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • 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
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Jaime Vivas, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Columbus, GA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Universidad Central Del Caribe in 1980 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

1985
Emory University Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1982
Hospital Damas
Residency Hospital
1981
Brooklyn Hosp
Internship Hospital
1980
Universidad Central Del Caribe
Medical School
1985
1982
1981
1980

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Vivas' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Vivas

3.6

Based on 18 reviews

5 Stars
61.111111111111114%
(11)
4 Stars
5.555555555555555%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
33.333333333333336%
(6)

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Dr Vivas will use any excuse to remove you from his patient list. Miss an appointment and you are gone. Does not fill out FMLA paperwork in order for you to keep appointments without penalty from your employer. Ridiculous for chronic illness
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I have been a patient of Dr. Vivas for over 10 years. He has always been very professional, courteous, and willing to take time to answer any questions I might have. His office staff is great and I’ve never had any issues with them. They only problem I have is that due to his patient load and the...Read More
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I have been a patient of Dr. Vivas for about 15 years. He has done an excellent job of keeping my arthritis under control.
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My interest sent over my labs with elevated ANA and because I was previously seen by his mentors son, his nurse called and left a VM stating that I didn't have an inflammatory issue! I called his office and was told that he would not see me because of his affiliation. He rather lie about my illness...Read More
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