Dr. Nathaniel Neal, MD

Dr. Nathaniel Neal, MD

Rheumatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Nathaniel Neal, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Los Alamitos, CA and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from Howard University College Of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in rheumatology.

10861 Cherry St Ste 104

Los Alamitos, CA 90720

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas


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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 99% of peers

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  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Dr. Neal does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Howard University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • St. Joseph's Hospital & Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Neal's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Neal to family and friends
based on 23 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

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Dr. Neal's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Neal has been my Rheumatologist for 20 years. He has eased my pain and kept me mobile. He is up on all the new medication and does research on this awful disease. His staff is great and he doesn't have a large turnover. His office is clean and pleasant Most importantly, he treats you like...more
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This office is a nitemare. My first appointment I waited almost two hours to be seen. When I got into the room they couldn't find my paperwork. Also upon checking in I was never greeted until I walked back up again 20 mins later ask for my new patiiwt papework. I needed an authorization for tests...more
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in Long Beach, CA
Truly the worst staff I have ever encountered for the worst condition I've ever suffered. Dr. Neal tries hard but a couple of red flags most importantly my medical records stayed in the computer system in Long Beach and he was not allowed access to them when he moved to Los Alamitos. I also felt...more
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I would NEVER recommend this dr. to ANYONE!!! ...unless you like to pay or have your insurance pay around $250 per visit to watch him look at the computer, ignore questions & then send you on your way....when I lost my insurance, the treatment was even worse!! His head nurse retired and the girl...more
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in Long Beach, CA
Dr. Neal is extremely knowledgeable and he always spends as much time as I need to answer all my questions and consider the next step in my treatment plan. I have great faith in him and my health is much improved since I started seeing him 5 years ago.
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