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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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
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Dr. Kirkland's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Bursitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kirkland treats Bursitis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Kirkland treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Trochanteric Bursitis
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kirkland treats Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Kirkland treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kirkland treats Fibromyalgia more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Kirkland treats this condition more than 97% 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

Dr. Kirkland's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Behçet's Disease
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Cryoglobulinemia
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
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
Peripheral Nerve Block
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Education

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Kirkland's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kirkland

2.3

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
25%
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4 Stars
10%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
65%
(13)

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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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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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I wouldn't recommend. Horrible three time and never again!
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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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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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