Dr. Saravanan Thiagarajan, MD

Dr. Saravanan Thiagarajan, MD

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34 y/o
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Dr. Saravanan Thiagarajan, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 3 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
Arthritis
Arthrocentesis
Autoimmune Diseases
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
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
Injection of Tendon
Joint Drainage
Joint Injection
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
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)
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
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
    2015
  • 2013
    John H Stroger Jr Hospital of Cook County
    Residency Hospital
    2013
  • 2008
    Vinayaka Missions Medical College and Hospital, Karaikal
    Internship Hospital
    2008
  • 2007
    Vinayaka Missions Medical College and Hospital, Karaikal
    Medical School
    2007
  • 2002
    Petit Seminaire, Pondicherry
    Undergraduate School
    2002

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Tamil
  • English

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Thiagarajan

4.9

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
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3 Stars
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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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I scheduled an appointment with Dr. T will little to no hope of digging any deeper into why I have chronic joint pain. I've already seen 2 other rheumatologists who had given up me. I was absolutely blown away by Dr. T's bedside manner. He read all of my medical records and even my personal account...Read More
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An amazing doctor. Short wait time, they took my insurance and he definitely was finally able to help my daughter after years of having bad doctors. I would definitely refer this doctor. Thanks!
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Locations

Ochsner Health Center - Summa (Bluebonnet Blvd)

New Patient?
(225) 228-3596

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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana PPO
Bluegrass Family Health
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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
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Prime Health Services
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