Dr. Nicole Kieffer, DO

Dr. Nicole Kieffer, DO

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 44
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Dr. Nicole Kieffer, DO is a rheumatology specialist in Seattle, WA and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from Midwestern Univ Chicago Coll Of Osteo Med in 2006 and specializes in rheumatology.

1660 S Columbian Way Bldg 18

Seattle, WA 98108

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Dr. Kieffer's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Autoimmune Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kieffer treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Kieffer treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Arthritis
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kieffer treats Arthritis more than 89% of her peers

Dr. Kieffer treats this condition more than 89% of her 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
Gout
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kieffer treats Gout more than 82% of her peers

Dr. Kieffer treats this condition more than 82% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Juvenile Gout

Dr. Kieffer's conditions and procedures:

Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Degenerative Disc Disease
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Goodpasture's Disease
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
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)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Nicole Kieffer, DO is a rheumatology specialist in Seattle, WA and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from Midwestern Univ Chicago Coll Of Osteo Med in 2006 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 2006
    Midwestern Univ Chicago Coll Of Osteo Med
    Medical School
    2006

Dr. Kieffer's Reviews

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She seemed fine at first, getting down to business, but ultimately she ignored my description of my symptoms. She told me my arthritic symptoms of joint pain and weakness were actually just my inability to push through the pain and pain management would fix it. False. She told me to get more...Read More
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Great experience! Dr. Kieffer has done a wonderful job and listens to my concerns. As all medical professionals are rushed in this day and age of insurance run medical care, she does not have time to sit and chat about grandkids BUT, she definitely does her job. She even diagnosed a birth defect...Read More
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I felt like she put me on the witness stand for why I wanted a second opinion. Then I had a result that confused the results of her second opinion. I asked twice if that changed her second opinion once via phone message and once via e-mail and she did not answer the question even though I offered...Read More
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I had the same experience as the other reviewer. Dr. Kieffer is brusque, in a hurry to get to something else besides me, the patient. She also failed to pay attention to what I told her about symptoms, and it was evident at the end of our session.
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Nicole Kieffer doesn't listen to patients. Twice she told me to tell eye specialists they should put me on a systemic medication. Twice I explained to her they'd refused and why. (And why should the PATIENT tell them? Shouldn't she?) Yet she still wrote it in her notes. She dismissed my previous...Read More
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