Accepting new patients

Dr. Michael Sugarman, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male · Age 74

Dr. Sugarman

Saint Jude Heritage Medical Grp

433 W Bastanchury Rd Fullerton, CA 92835

Accepting new patients

Make an Appointment

(714) 446-7800


Dr. Michael Sugarman, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Fullerton, CA and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine and specializes in rheumatology.


At a glance

  • Explains conditions well . Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Trustworthy . Patients said this doctor is trustworthy. See reviews

Insurance Check

Search for your insurance provider

Dr. Sugarman accepts

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

(714) 446-7800

Dr. Sugarman accepts the following insurance:

Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO

Background Check

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
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Sugarman's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Sugarman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Joint Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sugarman treats Joint Pain more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Sugarman treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sugarman treats Fibromyalgia more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Sugarman treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
Sjögren's Syndrome
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sugarman treats Sjögren's Syndrome more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Sugarman treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sjögren Syndrome, Primary
  • Sjögren Syndrome, Secondary
  • Sjögren's Syndrome, Juvenile, Secondary to Autoimmune Disease

Dr. Sugarman's conditions and procedures:

  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • 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
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vascular Disease

Dr. Sugarman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sugarman

4.0

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
75%
(15)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
25%
(5)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Sugarman?
(Select your rating)
Average Reported Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Sugarman's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness

Be the first to leave a comment

How was your experience with Dr. Sugarman?

About Me

Care Philosophy

The diseases and conditions I treat as a Rheumatologist are complex and often rare. Taking time to listen to my patients makes all the difference. The information they provide on family and personal health history, diet, exercise and other aspects of...

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

Albert Einstein College Of Med
Residency Hospital
Albert Einstein College Of Med
Internship Hospital
University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine
Medical School
1976
Los Angeles Cnty Hospital Usc
Fellowship Hospital
1976

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Compare Providers

More providers who are similar to Dr. Sugarman


Cerritos, CA

>

Accepts 10 insurance plans


Fullerton, CA

>

Accepts 7 insurance plans


Fullerton, CA

>

Accepts 6 insurance plans


San Pedro, CA

>

Accepts 44 insurance plans


Fullerton, CA

>

Accepts 7 insurance plans


Fullerton, CA

>

Accepts 14 insurance plans