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Dr. Kongsak Tanphaichitr, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male · Age 73

Dr. Tanphaichitr

Dr. Kongsak Tanphaichitr, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Florissant, MO and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from Siriraj Hospital Faculty Of Medicine, Mahidol University in 1970 and specializes in rheumatology, internal medicine, and more.


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(314) 839-4339

Dr. Tanphaichitr accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Dr. Tanphaichitr's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Autoimmune Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tanphaichitr treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Tanphaichitr treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Arthritis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tanphaichitr treats Arthritis more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Tanphaichitr treats this condition more than 78% 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
Rheumatoid Arthritis
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tanphaichitr treats Rheumatoid Arthritis more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Tanphaichitr treats this condition more than 70% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis of Hand and Wrist

Dr. Tanphaichitr's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Amyloidosis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Urticaria
  • Autoimmune Vasculitis
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursa Injection
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Eye Infections
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hives
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Infusion Therapy
  • Injection of Tendon
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Vasculitis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Skin Infections
  • Soft Tissue Injections
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

Compassionate care to a 'person', not just treating the diseases. You do not need to go home sicker coming to see a doctor, but should feel better when you leave the doctor's office.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

1976
Barnes Hosp/Wash University
Fellowship Hospital
1974
Barnes Hosp/Wash University
Residency Hospital
1972
Detroit Genl/Wayne State University
Internship Hospital
1970
Siriraj Hospital Faculty Of Medicine, Mahidol University
Medical School
1966
Mahidol U
Undergraduate School
1976
1974
1972
1970
1966

Languages

  • Thai
  • English

Awards

Dr. Tanphaichitr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tanphaichitr

4.2

Based on 6 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. Tanphaichitr is very professional and will take care of your health concerns. I think he's the best there is!
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I absolutely loved the Dr. he was very friendly and thorough. He spent a great amount of time with me to explain everything. The only real complaint I have is when I call his office there is a guy there who is extremely rude and has no phone etiquette! He has done this the two times I have called...Read More
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