Dr. Michael Elist, DO

Dr. Michael Elist, DO

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Dr. Michael Elist, DO is a rheumatology specialist in Downey, CA. He specializes in rheumatology.

7601 Imperial Hwy Ste 145

Downey, CA 90242

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Autoimmune Diseases
high
more than 87% of peers
Rheumatoid Arthritis
normal
more than 68% of peers
Arthritis
normal
more than 63% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

20  Conditions Treated

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Elist's Reviews

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I was really lucky to find Dr. Michael Elist. I was diagnosed with RA 3 years ago but was not ever in remission. I always had swelling in my hands and specially my knees in the mornings with difficulty walking. With Dr. Elist treatment plan I have now been in remission for the last 6 months and my...Read More
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Tiffany in Los Angeles, CA – Oct 25, 2017
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Dr. Michael Elist is amazing! He's thoughtful, smart, patient and explains medical jargon in a format that you can understand. I highly recommend him to anyone with a rheumatologic disease.
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Palmdale, CA – Oct 27, 2016
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I am 26 years old and began having multiple symptoms including joint pain, weird rashes and just feeling sick. I did not have health insurance at the time and when I finally received it, many doctors would not see me because its not PPO. Fortunately Dr. Elist accepted my medical insurance and...Read More
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Palmdale, CA – Aug 16, 2016
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Dr. Elist takes the time to listen and really cares about his patients. After being to 3 different rheumatologists, Dr. Elist was the one who diagnosed me and started my treatment plan. I am so grateful to him.
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Megan in Palmdale, CA – Jun 15, 2016
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