Dr. Samy Metyas, MD

Dr. Samy Metyas, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. Samy Metyas, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Covina, CA and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Menoufia University, Faculty Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in rheumatology.Read his story

500 W San Bernardino Rd Ste A

Covina, CA 91722

Contact Information

(626) 966-1909

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthCare Partners
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

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. Metyas' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lupus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Metyas treats Lupus more than 100% of his peers

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

Elbow Injuries
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Metyas treats Elbow Injuries more than 100% of his peers

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

Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Metyas treats Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot more than 100% of his peers

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

Dr. Metyas' conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Amyloidosis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
Autoimmune Disease in Pregnancy
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Eye Diseases
Bone Density Scan
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Cryoglobulinemia
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Dry Eyes
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Familial Mediterranean Fever
Felty's Syndrome
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Infusion Therapy
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
Knee Disorders
Lab Service
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Marfan Syndrome
Muscle Weakness
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Conduction Studies
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
Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Pyogenic Arthritis
Raynaud's Disease
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Skin Biopsy
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Takayasu's Arteritis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
Ultrasound-Guided Injection
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis
X-Ray

About Me

Care Philosophy

Thank you for your interest in Covina Arthritis Clinic. We look forward to working with you and assisting you with your specific healthcare needs. Our team of dedicated professions will always strive to provide you with the best possible rheumatol...

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 2003
    University Of Southern California
    Fellowship Hospital
    2003
  • 1998
    Seton Hall University School Grad Med Ed
    Residency Hospital
    1998
  • 1989
    Menoufia University, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1989

Languages

  • Arabic
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Metyas' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Metyas

3.5

Based on 34 reviews

5 Stars
50%
(17)
4 Stars
11.764705882352942%
(4)
3 Stars
5.882352941176471%
(2)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
32.35294117647059%
(11)

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I got referred to Dr. Metyas temporarily until a rheumatologist closer to where I live had an opening, but once I met Dr. Metyas and he changed up my meds, gave me an injection, he told me to give it 2 days before I started to feel better, and he was exactly right! He is awesome! So caring and...Read More
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As others have said, an hour wait with no apology or explanation. Unacceptable.
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Never even got into see Dr. Metyas . His office staff was so rude I decided to go elsewhere.
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HORRIBLE, the most inconsiderate Dr yet. My mother drove over and hour for her appointment, was in the waiting room for 1 hour before the staff told her "he was at a conference that day." How inconsiderate and unprofessional! Save your self some time and go to a Dr who cares for their sick...Read More
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I came in to check for joint problems and ended up being paneled for Lupus. My only symptoms at the time were joint paint and fatigue (very minor), but my follow up appointment was scheduled a month later. Forward 2 weeks, I'm experiencing inflammation everywhere on my legs and I can't even see him...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Basic HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Vitalidad Plus California Con Aetna
Whole HealthPrimeCare California HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Priority Select HMO
Select Plus HMO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Basic PPO
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthCare Partners
LACare
Molina Healthcare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
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