Dr. Shambeel Rizvi, MD

Dr. Shambeel Rizvi, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 52
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Dr. Shambeel Rizvi, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Blaine, MN and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University Of Karachi / Dow Medical College in 1991 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

11937 Central Ave NE

Blaine, MN 55434

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthPartners
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Preferred Health Plan, Inc.
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Dr. Rizvi's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rizvi treats Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR) more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Rizvi treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Autoimmune Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rizvi treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Rizvi treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Arthritis
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rizvi treats Arthritis more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Rizvi treats this condition more than 83% 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

Dr. Rizvi's conditions and procedures:

Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Arthrocentesis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursa Injection
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Degenerative Disc Disease
Elbow Injuries
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hand Conditions
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Injection
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Lyme Disease
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Pyogenic Arthritis
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Soft Tissue Injections
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Steroid Injection
Supartz® Injection
Synvisc® Injection
Systemic Sclerosis
Temporal Arteritis
Vascular Disease
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Care Philosophy

provide the highest level of quality care to patients in areas of service. I take multi-disciplinary approach to patient care. and believe that the proper diagnosis and management of chronic disorders is an ongoing process.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 2000
    Wayne State University
    Fellowship Hospital
    2000
  • 1997
    Univ Of Il, Chicago
    Residency Hospital
    1997
  • 1995
    Univ Of Il, Chicago
    Internship Hospital
    1995
  • 1991
    University Of Karachi / Dow Medical College
    Medical School
    1991
  • 1984
    University Of Karachi / Dow Medical College
    Undergraduate School
    1984

Languages

  • Hindi
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Fellow of the American College of Physicians, 2004

Media & Publications

  • osteoporoses, 2001

Dr. Rizvi's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rizvi

3.4

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4 Stars
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1 Star
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Blessed to find a good doctor, like Dr.Rizvi. Thank you !
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Even when patients come late to their appointments or come too early, he does not deny them service. He tries his best to care and cater to his patients. He puts his patients first because he actually wants to help them improve their health. He goes out of his way to make sure that his patients...Read More
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If I could give zero stars I would. I saw him for treatment of my lupus, but when I became pregnant he changed my treatment despite my obgyns wanting to keep it the same. I delivered my daughter at 25 weeks gestation. It was later determined I had a lupus flare and clotting from my lupus...Read More
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Mayo Clinic prescribed me high doses of IV steroids, but Dr Rizvi refused to administer them. Stating it would cause a condition called AVN. At the time I was so upset, I just wanted relief, and who was he to second guess the mighty Mayo Clinic. Well I found a doc who would, and Dr. Rizvis...Read More
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First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthPartners
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO
Preferred Health Plan, Inc.
Preferred Medical Plan
Secure Care of America, Inc.
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Maple Grove Hospital

Maple Grove, MN