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Dr. Santhanam Lakshminarayanan, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male · Age 53

Dr. Lakshminarayanan

Dr. Santhanam Lakshminarayanan, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Farmington, CT. He specializes in rheumatology.


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(860) 679-2160

Dr. Lakshminarayanan accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
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Cigna PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
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No malpractice claims found for Connecticut
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Dr. Lakshminarayanan's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lakshminarayanan treats Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR) more than 99% of his peers

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

Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lakshminarayanan treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Lakshminarayanan treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Systemic Sclerosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lakshminarayanan treats Systemic Sclerosis more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Lakshminarayanan treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Lakshminarayanan's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Amyloidosis
  • 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
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • 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
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Santhanam Lakshminarayanan, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Farmington, CT. He specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Languages

  • Hindi
  • English

Dr. Lakshminarayanan's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lakshminarayanan

3.3

Based on 11 reviews

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This is the absolute WORST doctor I have ever seen. He is completely worthless!! He denied my previous diagnosis and told me I don't have that and gave me an antidepressant that I told him I have already tried and reacted negatively to. His response was, "well we will see." Didn't listen, didn't...Read More
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I've heard more than one negative about him, but I have to say he is a doctor who truly listens to me and looks outside the box when it comes to stereotyping my complaints. If you get past his exterior you find a very caring and compassionate physician who cares long term.
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Took me off all medications, tested blood ONCE, told me to burn my medical files &used a psychiatrist. My diagnosis from past drs of Lyme disease & RA conflicted with his medical opinion. Became rude when my mother came to appointment with me to help me express my frustration with this lack of...Read More
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