Dr. Matthew Axelrod, MD

Dr. Matthew Axelrod, MD

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Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
48 y/o
(23)

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Dr. Matthew Axelrod, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Burlington, MA and has been practicing for 16 years. He specializes in rheumatology.

Lahey Hospital and Medical Center

41 Mall Rd

Burlington, MA 01805
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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Arthritis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 97% of peers
Rheumatoid Arthritis
very high
more than 85% of peers

Dr. Axelrod's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Axelrod "We are here to take care of what matters most, you. Lahey Health offers access to board-certified specialists in nearly every medical specialty and more than 75 primary care practices in over 30 communities providing you with the full continuum of care, all close to home."

1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

84  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • State University Of New York
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • New York University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Axelrod has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Axelrod's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Axelrod

3.8

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
69.56521739130434%
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2 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
(1)
1 Star
26.08695652173913%
(6)

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This Dr. Needs help with his bedside mannner it is much to be desired, don't get into a debate with him he is very vengeful when pointed out he is incorrect, he needs to stick to his field instead of getting involved in an area that he is not familiar with, I have seen many Doctors, he has been the...Read More
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Dr. Axelrod is an excellent provider who is very accessible via phone and LCMC's PHR messaging system. As a frequent traveler, I feel very comfortable contacting him with questions or updates. He responds in a timely manner. He practice pragmatic evidence-based medicine, which I truly appreciate....Read More
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Dr. Axelrod is one of the most caring and thorough doctors I have ever worked with. I have a complicated medical history and have met dozens doctors. Dr. Axelrod takes as much time as necessary to deal with issues in each appointment. He listens carefully, answers all questions, and has a natural...Read More
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