Dr. Roy Kaplan, MD

Dr. Roy Kaplan, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
Dr. Roy Kaplan, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Encinitas, CA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1972 and specializes in rheumatology.

345 Saxony Rd Ste 105

Encinitas, CA 92024

Contact Information

(760) 753-7374

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

3  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

84  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Yale University
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • University Ky Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • University Ky Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Scripps Clin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • University Ky Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kaplan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kaplan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kaplan to family and friends
19 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

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Dr. Kaplan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I’ve seen Dr Kaplan for almost 8 years and have often recommended him to anyone looking for a good rhematologist. He really is a great doctor but he treats his staff horribly and has a high turnover rate of staff. His current office staff are rude, unprofessional, do not listen at all and have made...more
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Staff and front desk for Kaplan's Office are very rude and unprofessional. Took weeks for me to put together a medical package as requested, and even then they would not set an appointment for me. Save your time, energy and money on a rheumatologist who actually cares about treating you. I...more
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Dr. Kaplan is the best. Period. His knowledge and compassion can't be matched. He is widely respected as the best in his field. Be prepared for the best care you have ever received if you are smart enough to schedule an appointment with Dr. Kaplan. He has treated me for nearly 20 years. Give...more
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Excellent Plus. He will be my forever Rheumatologist. He was everything I'd look for in a Dr. He was very thorough, patient with my many questions and I could tell he was sincerely interested in relieving my pain. He communicates well. He seemed very kind and I completely trust his judgement and...more
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