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Dr. Jitendra Vasandani, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male · Age 49

Dr. Vasandani

Dr. Jitendra Vasandani, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Lubbock, TX and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse) in 1995 and specializes in rheumatology.


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(806) 744-7223

Dr. Vasandani accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
American Republic
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
First Choice Health
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance
HealthSmart
Humana
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
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Mutual of Omaha
Simplifi
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Universal American

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Vasandani's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chondrocalcinosis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vasandani treats Chondrocalcinosis more than 100% of his peers

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

Raynaud's Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vasandani treats Raynaud's Disease more than 100% of his peers

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

Gout
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vasandani treats Gout more than 100% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Juvenile Gout

Dr. Vasandani's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • 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
  • Chronic Pain
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Connective Tissue Disorders
  • 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
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Lyme Disease
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Myositis
  • 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
  • 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 Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Takayasu's Arteritis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Jitendra Vasandani, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Lubbock, TX and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse) in 1995 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Education

2000
Duke University
Fellowship Hospital
1998
Med Center Del
Residency Hospital
1996
Med Center Del
Internship Hospital
1995
SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse)
Medical School
1990
Union College, Schenectady, New York
Undergraduate School
2000
1998
1996
1995
1990

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Vasandani's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Vasandani

3.9

Based on 31 reviews

5 Stars
64.51612903225806%
(20)
4 Stars
9.67741935483871%
(3)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
6.451612903225806%
(2)
1 Star
19.35483870967742%
(6)

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Dr. Vasandani is not a board-certified Rheumatologist. He is an internist attempting to treat complex rheumatologic conditions. Wait times are always excessive and he doesn't bother to follow up directly with patients. Seeing him as a new patient is the only time you see him. Every additional visit...Read More
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Cannot get staff to return phone calls about scheduling and making appointments.
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Dr Vasandani is a fabulous doctor. He is very kind and caring. He is very knowledgeable and truly cares about his patients. He goes out of his way to help his patients. Prompt, efficient, patient care is THE top priority for him. He is very dedicated to serving others. Nothing gives him more...Read More
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Waiting more than 2 hours at every visit is so unprofessional. It can’t alwsys be an ‘emergency’. The client before me had an appointment 5 minutes before mine. I? feel that is the issue, trying to see too many clients. I? too have a job and can’t wait that long. At envery visit.
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Dr. Vasandani offers little information on how to over come RA. The first visit he spent a lot of time explaining the new aggressive treatment plans for symptoms. These treatments consist of suppressing the immune system. People often get cancer after long tern use of these treatments. This...Read More
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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