Dr. Purnell Kirkland, MD

Dr. Purnell Kirkland, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 72
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Dr. Purnell Kirkland, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Inglewood, CA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Umdnj--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in 1978 and specializes in rheumatology.

575 E Hardy St Ste 320

Inglewood, CA 90301

Contact Information

(310) 672-8921

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Molina Healthcare

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Top Care Areas

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Vasculitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bursitis
very high
more than 97% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Kirkland does not have any board certifications listed.

71  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Umdnj--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Lac Usc Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Kirkland's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kirkland

2.3

Based on 20 reviews

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1 Star
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They really take good care of their patients. I had a reaction to a medication. I called them and they had me come back to the office. I was given a antidote and monitored. The wait can be long, as they have many patients. Dr. Purcell takes the time to examining and answer any questions. Staff is...Read More
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Diane Giles in Los Angeles, CA – Dec 02, 2017
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Kirkland's office has no consideration for their patients. My wife is there right now and she has been waiting for two hours and they still cannot let her know when they will see her. The first time I called they hung up on me. When I called back, they told me they did not hang up on me, they...Read More
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Torrance – Nov 18, 2017
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I wouldn't recommend. Horrible three time and never again!
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Los Angeles, CA – Jul 18, 2017
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The wait times are long sometimes. But Dr Kirkland is very attentive and a good listener. He is very honest. My injections by him are not too painful.
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Lloyd in West Covina, CA – Feb 22, 2017
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It's the most poor service ever had. i have to go because my insurance not cover other Rheumatologist have to wait for 6 to 8 hour to see him. and only he see me 1 minute. Service to poo,r always full there are no empty space.. ..no parking.. or if you need you have to pay.. I do NOT recomed ...Read More
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Miguel Martinez in Torrance, CA – Nov 27, 2016
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