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Dr. Robert Perhala, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male · Age 59

Dr. Perhala

Dr. Robert Perhala, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Avon, OH and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health in 1985 and specializes in rheumatology.


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(440) 934-2200

Dr. Perhala accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Dr. Perhala's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Perhala treats Arthritis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Perhala treats this condition more than 100% of his 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
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Perhala treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 99% of his peers

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

Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

Dr. Perhala 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. Perhala's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Felty's Syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Cramp
  • 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
  • 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
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Robert Perhala, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Avon, OH and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health in 1985 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

1990
Cleveland Clinic
Fellowship Hospital
1988
Cleveland Clinic
Residency Hospital
1985
Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health
Medical School
1990
1988
1985

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Dr. Perhala's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Perhala

4.3

Based on 25 reviews

5 Stars
80%
(20)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
4%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
16%
(4)

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I had to cancel one of my appointments with Dr. Perhala because I was going to be out of town. When I called to re-schedule an appointment, I left 3 messages in the scheduler’s voice mail as you CANNOT SPEAK TO A PHYSICAL PERSON! That was in March! I am still waiting for a call back! I guess...Read More
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Very impersonal, doesn't give time needed, quick to get in and out of the room, will not give refills unless he has seen you every 3 months...should be 6...money hungry
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Best Rheumatologist out there! Been seeing him a few years now. Wouldn’t go anywhere else! He’s #1!
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This doctor is a saint. He was so patient getting my inflammatory arthritis under control . He even gave me a prednisone shot so I could enjoy my vacation in Savannah. Great listener and sympathetic.
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I have seen Dr. Perhala for my condition. He was very helpful, and treated me with the utmost respect, and treated my fibromyalgia and arthritis with the meds I needed at that time. as of now, I no longer need a doctor for those conditions, but if I did, I would definitely use him again, and I...Read More
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