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Dr. Michael Duffin, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male · Age 63

Dr. Duffin

Dr. Michael Duffin, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Torrance, CA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Ponce School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in rheumatology.


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(310) 214-0811

Dr. Duffin accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
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No malpractice claims found for California
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. Duffin's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Duffin treats Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Duffin treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
Hand Conditions
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Duffin treats Hand Conditions more than 61% of his peers

Dr. Duffin treats this condition more than 61% of his peers

Arthritis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Duffin treats Arthritis more than 61% of his peers

Dr. Duffin treats this condition more than 61% 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

Dr. Duffin's conditions and procedures:

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • 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
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Michael Duffin, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Torrance, CA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Ponce School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

1990
Loma Linda University Med Center
Residency Hospital
1987
Wilson Hospital
Internship Hospital
1986
Ponce School Of Medicine
Medical School
1990
1987
1986

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Duffin's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Duffin

3.0

Based on 18 reviews

5 Stars
44.44444444444444%
(8)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
5.555555555555555%
(1)
2 Stars
11.11111111111111%
(2)
1 Star
38.888888888888886%
(7)

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This was my first appointment with Dr. Duffin. He was very personable and communicated well (both listening and talking). His diagnosis seemed to be right on. He even found and showed me web sites that give more info on my conditions, and printed out the pages for me to take home. By the...Read More
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Difficult to get appointments and once at the office can take more than one hour past scheduled appointment time to be seen. He is not up to date with most recent treatments and modalities, but is okay for bread and butter type of illness and treatment.
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