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Dr. James Anderson, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male · Age 62

Dr. Anderson

Dr. James Anderson, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Overland Park, KS and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.


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Dr. Anderson accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
American Republic
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
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Cigna
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Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
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Coventry Health Care
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Coventry Health Care of Missouri
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Group Health Cooperative
Humana
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Managed Care (Non-HMO)
MultiPlan
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Options PPO
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Dr. Anderson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Limb Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anderson treats Limb Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Anderson treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Joint Pain
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anderson treats Joint Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Anderson treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

Dr. Anderson 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

Dr. Anderson's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dry Eyes
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fever
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • 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
  • 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
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • 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. James Anderson, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Overland Park, KS and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

1991
University Mo Columbia
Fellowship Hospital
1985
University Kans School Med
Residency Hospital
1983
University Kans School Med
Internship Hospital
1983
University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine
Medical School
1991
1985
1983
1983

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4.2

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5 Stars
70%
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4 Stars
10%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
5%
(1)
1 Star
15%
(3)

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Dr. Anderson is my second rheumatologist. The thing that sets him apart is that he actually listens to what you say and offers concrete suggestions as to the best way to move forward with your concerns. He writes out what is essentially a discharge summary which you can take home to review at your...Read More
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I have been going to Dr. Anderson for over 20 years. Dr. Anderson is a very compassionate and knowledgeable person. I highly recommend him. He never rushes you during your appointment and actually listens to you. Recently I have had to start very expensive treatment for my lupus. Dr. Anderson...Read More
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Been going to Dr. Anderson for 4 years now. Highly recommend him.
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This is more about the office staff than Dr. Anderson. Dr. Anderson seems to be a competent Dr. His office and staff however are completely unorganized and rude. I was referred to an Endocrinologist. When I showed up for my appointment none of my records had been transferred. When I called to...Read More
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I could not recommend Dr.Anderson enough ! I'm my opinion and experience Dr.Anderson is a highly knowledgeable, compassionate doctor. My quality of life with my R.A went from nearly none to a full life now. Simply the best.
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