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Dr. Samy Metyas, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male · Age 53

Dr. Metyas

Dr. Samy Metyas, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Covina, CA and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Menoufia University, Faculty Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in rheumatology.


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(626) 966-1909

Dr. Metyas accepts the following insurance:

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
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

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

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Lupus
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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 Shoulder
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Metyas treats Osteoarthritis of Shoulder 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
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • 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
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • 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

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 rheumatologi...

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

2003
University of Southern California
Fellowship Hospital
1998
Seton Hall University School Grad Med Ed
Residency Hospital
1993
Master of orthopeadic surgery
1989
Menoufia University, Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School
2003
1998
1993
1989

Languages

  • Arabic
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Metyas' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Metyas

3.5

Based on 36 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
5.555555555555555%
(2)
2 Stars
2.7777777777777777%
(1)
1 Star
30.555555555555557%
(11)

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I have been a patient of Dr. Metyas for many years and see him for rheumatoid arthritis and related conditions. He is a phenomenal physician and the most knowledgeable doctor I have ever known. While is us an amazing specialist, his interest in the well-being of his patients’ whole body health is...Read More
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Had an appointment at 9:00 am. I was called in to have interns train on taking vitals around 10:45 then was seated back out. At 10:15 I was called in again, and was seated in examination room for another 45 min. This is OUTRAGEOUS! 3 hours + total in waiting! I should be able to charge YOU for...Read More
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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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