Dr. Karmela Chan, MD

Dr. Karmela Chan, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 43
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Dr. Karmela Chan, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Pawtucket, RI and has been practicing for 9 years. She specializes in rheumatology.

407 East Ave Ste 250

Pawtucket, RI 02860

Contact Information

(401) 351-2280

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Dr. Chan's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chan treats Arthritis more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Chan treats this condition more than 98% 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. Chan treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Chan treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chan treats Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR) more than 97% of her peers

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

About Me

Biography

Dr. Karmela Chan, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Pawtucket, RI and has been practicing for 9 years. She specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 2009
    Umass Memorial Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2009
  • 2007
    Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    2007
  • 2007
    Hartford Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2007
  • 2005
    Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    2005
  • 2005
    Hartford Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    2005

Languages

  • Tagalog
  • English

Awards

Dr. Chan's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chan

3.5

Based on 22 reviews

5 Stars
54.54545454545455%
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4 Stars
4.545454545454546%
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3 Stars
4.545454545454546%
(1)
2 Stars
4.545454545454546%
(1)
1 Star
31.818181818181817%
(7)

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Dr. Chan helped me when no one else could. The thing that struck me the most was when she said I was thinking about you last night and..... She actually thought about how to help me with my mystery illness in her time off. I don't know where I'd be without her.
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Dr Chan is the most caring,sensitive, qualified, and mentally equipped Doctor I have ever met. I would refer anyone to her to include my own mother. She truly has a heart of gold with the abilitys to match. There is no one better.
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Very good diagnostician, zeros in on problem quickly.
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
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Cigna
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Cigna PPO
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Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
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