Dr. Saravanan Thiagarajan, MD

Dr. Saravanan Thiagarajan, MD

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35 y/o
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Dr. Saravanan Thiagarajan, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 4 years. He specializes in rheumatology.Read his story

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Dr. Thiagarajan's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thiagarajan treats Osteoporosis more than 99% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thiagarajan treats Arthritis more than 98% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Gout
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thiagarajan treats Gout more than 97% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Juvenile Gout

Dr. Thiagarajan's conditions and procedures:

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursa Injection
  • Bursitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dry Eyes
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fever
  • Foot Conditions
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Injection of Tendon
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • 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
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Purpura
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Soft Tissue Injections
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • X-Ray

About Me

Biography

"Saravanan Thiagarajan, M.D. received his M.B.B.S. Bachelor of Medicine from Vinayaka Mission’s Karaikal Medical College and Hospital, Karaikal, India. He received his Internal Medicine Residency training at John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Coo...

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

2015
University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
2013
John H Stroger Jr Hospital of Cook County
Residency Hospital
2008
Vinayaka Missions Medical College and Hospital, Karaikal
Internship Hospital
2007
Vinayaka Missions Medical College and Hospital, Karaikal
Medical School
2002
Petit Seminaire, Pondicherry
Undergraduate School
2015
2013
2008
2007
2002

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Tamil
  • English

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Dr. Thiagarajan's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Thiagarajan

4.9

Based on 18 reviews

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Dr. T was very patient with me and answered all of my questions. He provided detailed information about my conditions and developed a plan of care that I'm sure will be effective.
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Dr.T is an excellent doctor. He’s patient, he listens and tries to give you the best treatment he can for your condition. Glad he’s my doctor.
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Dr. T. is an exceptional doctor. He is very knowledgeable, thorough, listens and explains extremely well. I left his office with comfort and hope and amazed with the visit I had with him. The whole experience at Ochsner was excellent.
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Excellent treatment, extremely knowledgeable, very personalized care and attention. Couldn't ask for better anywhere.
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I have never been to any Dr in 47 years that took as much time with me. Dr T explained and answered and covered questions and concerns about my condition that really helped put my mind at ease. You don’t feel like u are herded in and out like cattle for your appt! Dr T and his staff are AMAZING!!!
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Aetna
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Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Assurant Health
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana PPO
Bluegrass Family Health
Cigna
Community Health Choice
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
Coventry Health Care of Louisiana HMO
Employers Health Network
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Galaxy Health Network
Galaxy Health Network PPO
Humana Veterans
Medicaid
MultiPlan
National Preferred Provider Network
PHCS
PPO Plus
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Prime Health Services
Three Rivers Provider Network
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