Dr. Ruthie Chua, MD

Dr. Ruthie Chua, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 36
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Dr. Ruthie Chua, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Bangor, ME and has been practicing for 3 years. She graduated from Cebu Institute Of Medicine in 2007 and specializes in rheumatology.

900 Broadway Bldg 3

Bangor, ME 04401

Contact Information

(207) 907-3370

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care

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Dr. Chua's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chua treats Fibromyalgia more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Chua treats this condition more than 99% of her 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
Limb Pain
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chua treats Limb Pain more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Chua treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chua treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Chua treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Chua's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Behçet's Disease
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Injection
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Myositis
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
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
Systemic Sclerosis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ruthie Chua, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Bangor, ME and has been practicing for 3 years. She graduated from Cebu Institute Of Medicine in 2007 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2015
    Dartmouth-Hitchcock Med Cntr
    Fellowship Hospital
    2015
  • 2013
    Sound Shore Med Ctr Of Westchester
    Residency Hospital
    2013
  • 2007
    Cebu Institute Of Medicine
    Medical School
    2007
  • 2003
    University Of The Philippines
    Undergraduate School
    2003

Languages

  • Filipino
  • English

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4.0

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1 Star
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I have so much wrong with me so I won't list it all. Lupus being the main monster. Dr Chua has been absolutely amazing. I was nervous that she was to young but I think that might be her advantage. She has saved my life more then once and I'm so great full to have to her as my dr.
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Was referred by my physician for ongoing joint pain, symptoms and lab results. She spent maybe 10 minutes with me- didn't do a physical exam, no reflexes, etc. She raced through, talking very fast, dismissing any arthritic possibility and giving false information (claimed RA usually only involves...Read More
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Dr. Chua listens to her patients and when she tells you what you got you better know she is right even before tests. I was told I had RA by other doctors and Dr. Chua knew right away I had osteoarthritis. She had x-rays, blood tests done to confirm it. I am so pleased at her knowledge and her...Read More
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