Dr. Joseph Shanahan, MD

Dr. Joseph Shanahan, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 48
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Dr. Joseph Shanahan, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Raleigh, NC and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School in 1997 and specializes in rheumatology.

10208 Cerny St Ste 301

Raleigh, NC 27617

Contact Information

(919) 405-2040

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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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. Shanahan's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Ankylosing Spondylitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shanahan treats Ankylosing Spondylitis more than 99% of his peers

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

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shanahan treats Arthritis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Shanahan treats this condition more than 99% 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. Shanahan treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 99% of his peers

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

Dr. Shanahan's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
Amyloidosis
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
Cryoglobulinemia
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Familial Mediterranean Fever
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Goodpasture's Disease
Gout
Hand Conditions
Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
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 Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Lyme Disease
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
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
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Joseph Shanahan, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Raleigh, NC and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School in 1997 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

Duke U Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
Duke U Med Ctr
Residency Hospital
1997
Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School
Medical School
1997

Awards

Dr. Shanahan's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shanahan

3.5

Based on 51 reviews

5 Stars
56.86274509803921%
(29)
4 Stars
1.9607843137254901%
(1)
3 Stars
7.8431372549019605%
(4)
2 Stars
1.9607843137254901%
(1)
1 Star
31.372549019607842%
(16)

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I truly do not understand why me & my wife were treated disrespectfully. I would hope it's not because we are LGBT, because surely this dr is NOT as dumb & arrogant as he portrayed himself. I have Fibro, Spondylitis, Osteo, and Lymphadema. I took the time to bring him my records. He wouldn't...Read More
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My initial office visit was outstanding. Dr. Shanahan has a very broad and comprehensive knowledge base, stronger than other providers in this specialty I have spoken with. He has a new and spacious office with ease access. The staff seemed especially efficient. Wait time was minimal. Overall,...Read More
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I can't fathom how they run their practice. I was a patient for 3 years, THEY moved their practice & it made for a longer drive so I started looking into other options. I had to get my records sent so I could try to get an appt at a place closer to me. I explained I was not that was switching but...Read More
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Was dismissed from the practice after 5 years of being a patient due to owing $30.00. The kicker is that I called the office more than once to attempt to pay the bill, but they charged an expired credit card instead of the updated one that I gave them.
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I saw 6 Rheumatologists before mtg DR. S! I saw one in 2001 who gave 5 years to live, said those were the cards I'd been dealt. I saw one in 2007 who was overwhelmed by my case & sent me to Dr. S where life changed for the better. Whatever adversity you face ILD, Scleroderma, Lupus, RA, You...Read More
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
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Rex Hospital

Raleigh, NC