Dr. Khalid Syed, MD

Dr. Khalid Syed, MD

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Age 59
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Dr. Khalid Syed, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Lynn, MA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Dow Medical College, Dow University Of Health Sciences in 1985 and specializes in rheumatology.

496 Lynnfield St Ste 102

Lynn, MA 01904

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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. Syed's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Syed treats Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR) more than 100% of his peers

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

Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Syed treats Osteoporosis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Syed treats this condition more than 100% of his 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
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Syed treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 100% of his peers

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

Dr. Syed's conditions and procedures:

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • 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
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Cramp
  • 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
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Khalid Syed, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Lynn, MA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Dow Medical College, Dow University Of Health Sciences in 1985 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1993
UMDNJ Rw Johnson Med School Hospital
Residency Hospital
1991
UMDNJ Rw Johnson Med School Hospital
Internship Hospital
1985
Dow Medical College, Dow University Of Health Sciences
Medical School
1993
1991
1985

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Syed's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Syed

2.9

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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i did at another site. he is a fantastic dr. and man.
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Condescending manner is insulting. No bedside manner. Arrogant and unapproachable with questions and treatment options. Keep looking for a physician who feels you are not wasting their time.
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Dr. Syed did not see my joint pain as arthritis and tried to send me out the the office within 10 minutes. He didn't do any testing, and only prescribed blood work when I told him my pain was so bad I can't climb the stairs. Ridiculously unprofessional to dismiss a patients pain with 10 minutes of...Read More
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Excellent, knowledgeable Doctor with superb bedside manner, spends the time needed to go over all lab work etc. I have been to other RA doctor's without much success, and he is thorough, professional and eager to help.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO