Dr. Jill Vargo, MD

Dr. Jill Vargo, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Jill Vargo, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Asheville, NC and has been practicing for 30 years. She graduated from Marshall University School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in rheumatology.

4 Vanderbilt Park Dr Ste 200

Asheville, NC 28803

Contact Information

(828) 258-9533

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
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. Vargo's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vargo treats Osteoporosis more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Vargo treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vargo treats Arthritis more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Vargo treats this condition more than 99% of her 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. Vargo treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Vargo treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Vargo's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hand Conditions
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
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
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
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Systemic Sclerosis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Jill Vargo, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Asheville, NC and has been practicing for 30 years. She graduated from Marshall University School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

1989
University Of Virginia
Fellowship Hospital
1987
Charleston Area Med Center
Residency Hospital
1984
Marshall University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1989
1987
1984

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Vargo's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Vargo

3.4

Based on 30 reviews

5 Stars
56.666666666666664%
(17)
4 Stars
3.3333333333333335%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
3.3333333333333335%
(1)
1 Star
36.666666666666664%
(11)

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Average Wait Time
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Sent here after requesting a different rheumatologist that I had seen before. I would not recommend her to anyone. I waited in the waiting room over an hour, in the exam room 30 minutes while listening to her plan a trip on the phone and talking in the hallway for at least that 30 minutes...Read More
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I have been seeing Dr. Vargo for several years for osteoporosis and osteoarthritis. She is well versed in both areas and has helped me considerably. She is willing to listen and plan my treatment with input from me even if I might be wrong. The staff is very courteous and goes out of their way...Read More
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Dr. Vargo has treated my Stills Disease / R.A. for over 25 years. She is an excellent Rheumatologist and a fine person. She is direct and to the point with her diagnosis and treatment plan. Her care has enabled me to manage this disease far better than I ever thought possible.
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Dr. Vargo is amazing . She is always concerned about the problems I am having. She has helped me so many times when I am in pain . I am so thankful I found her. She is the best rheumatologist.
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Dr. Vargo is amazing , I have seen her for the past few years , she is always concerned about the issues I have. She has resolved my problem many times. I couldn't ask for a better rheumatologist !! I am very happy with treatment I receive from her .
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Asheville, NC