Dr. Michael Istfan, MD

Dr. Michael Istfan, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Michael Istfan, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Charleston, WV and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Joan C Edwards School Of Medicine At Marshall University in 1984 and specializes in rheumatology.

4610 Kanawha Ave SW Ste 301

Charleston, WV 25309

Contact Information

(304) 720-8701

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Istfan performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
very high
more than 99% of peers
Elbow Injuries
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Istfan'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.

1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

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

68  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for West Virginia.

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

  • Joan C Edwards School Of Medicine At Marshall University
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • CAMC
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • CAMC
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Med University Sc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Istfan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Istfan's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Istfan to family and friends
24 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Istfan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

He's the best! Takes time with you. He has always helped me, never let down. Excellent doctor! Recommend highly!
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I have been a patient of Dr. Istfan's for a couple of years. I have arthritis that is progressing quickly. Although Dr. Istfan listens to what I have to say, and he does spend time explaining what is going on with my body, he is a doctor who prescribes NO pain medications. I am in pain, and I...more
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I have been a patient of Dr Istfan for many years. He's very kind and compassionate and very thorough. He always treats my husband and I with respect and always answers all of our questions. Great Doctor!! :)
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Dr. Istfan is great. Straight & to the point with a soft, compassionate demeanor.
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