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Dr. Shaila Gala, MD

Rheumatology ·  Female · Age 43

Dr. Gala

Dr. Shaila Gala, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Everett, WA and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in rheumatology.


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Dr. Gala accepts the following insurance:

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American Enterprise Group
Blue Cross Blue Shield
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CHAMPVA
Cigna
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Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
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Medicare Advantage PFFS
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Dr. Gala's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gala treats Osteoporosis more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Gala treats this condition more than 94% of her 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
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gala treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Gala treats this condition more than 93% of her peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gala treats Arthritis more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Gala treats this condition more than 93% of her 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

Dr. Gala's conditions and procedures:

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • 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
  • 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
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Shaila Gala, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Everett, WA and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

2000
Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
Medical School
2000

Awards

Dr. Gala's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gala

3.8

Based on 17 reviews

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Dr. Shaila Gala is a great Rhuemotologist! She is very caring, patient and very knowledgeable! Dr. Shaila Gala takes her time to listen to your concerns and explains everything to help you understand more fully! I really appreciate her patience with me! I had only been with 3 times so far and I...Read More
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Dr Gala is bar none the most knowledgeable rheumatologist I have seen. Her demeanor is calm and she clearly cares a lot about her patients. She has up to date information on research. Highly recommend.
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Saw Dr. Gala when I recently moved to the area after being followed by two different Rheumatologists in NY,NY&Boston,MA. Each Rheumatologist I met with prior to Dr. Gala saw me multiple times before BOTH diagnosing me with Lupus. Dr. Gala told me I should seek therapy because "stress" can cause...Read More
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I met with Dr. Gala for the first time yesterday and was very impressed! she listened to my complaints and had studied my chart from previous visits. She spent quite a bit of time with me trying to determine a course of action in my case. I am encouraged by her suggestions and will definitely be...Read More
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I have been seeing Dr Gala for several years for systemic lupus. She is a thoughtful and professional doctor who cares as much about my health as I do. I would follow her to any practice as she has helped tremendously to keep my health under control and improve my quality of life.
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