Dr. James Steier, MD

Dr. James Steier, MD

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Dr. James Steier, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Albuquerque, NM and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in rheumatology.

4901 Lang Ave NE

Albuquerque, NM 87109

Contact Information

(505) 842-8171

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Presbyterian Health Plan

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Dr. Steier's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Steier treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Steier treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Steier treats Arthritis more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Steier treats this condition more than 94% 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
Rheumatoid Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Steier treats Rheumatoid Arthritis more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Steier treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis of Hand and Wrist

Dr. Steier's conditions and procedures:

Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
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
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Raynaud's Disease
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Systemic Sclerosis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. James Steier, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Albuquerque, NM and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1998
    Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1998

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Steier's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Steier

3.5

Based on 45 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
4.444444444444445%
(2)
1 Star
28.88888888888889%
(13)

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He told me that my child has arthritis. He prescribed her pain/psych meds which, not only did not help with her symptoms but, they turned her into a "zombie". What my daughter has is pain amplification ("fibromyalgia"); I found out after seeing a pediatric rheumatologist! I get the feeling that Dr....Read More
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Dr Steier was treating my father for Rheumatoid Arthritis since 2016. A couple of months after my father started taking the large doses of prednisone prescribed by Dr Steier he developed double pneumonia. He never recovered fully, and died 2/19/18 because his immune system was so compromised the...Read More
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Dr. Steier is amazing! He genuinely cares and I am so grateful to have him as my doctor. Thank you doctor Steier and staff for all that you do.
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His profile says he specializes in osteoarthritis but after over a month of trying to get his diagnosis his advice was to just take over the counter Aleve. Save your money.
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Dr. Steier is the most knowledgeable, caring Dr. I have met in Albuquerque.
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Cigna
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO
Presbyterian Health Plan
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Presbyterian Hospital

Albuquerque, NM

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