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Dr. Richard Shaw, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male · Age 54

Dr. Shaw

Dr. Richard Shaw, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Encino, CA. He graduated from Saint Louis University School Of Medicine and specializes in rheumatology.


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(818) 986-1357

Dr. Shaw accepts the following insurance:

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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. Shaw's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shaw performs Myofascial Trigger Point Injection more than 45% of his peers

Dr. Shaw performs this procedure more than 45% of his peers

Osteoarthritis
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shaw treats Osteoarthritis more than 20% of his peers

Dr. Shaw treats this condition more than 20% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • 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
Fibromyalgia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shaw treats Fibromyalgia more than 19% of his peers

Dr. Shaw treats this condition more than 19% 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. Shaw's conditions and procedures:

  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Shaw, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Encino, CA. He graduated from Saint Louis University School Of Medicine and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

1978
Cedars Sinai Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1976
Sepulveda Va Hospital
Residency Hospital
1971
Wadsworth Va Hospital UCLA
Internship Hospital
1970
Saint Louis University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1978
1976
1971
1970

Languages

  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • English

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3.0

Based on 8 reviews

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Very caring! Best doctor I have ever had! Went to him for over ten years!
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