Dr. Shanthi Giri, MD

Dr. Shanthi Giri, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Shanthi Giri, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from Chennai Medical College in 1992 and specializes in rheumatology.

2345 Fair Oaks Blvd

Sacramento, CA 95825

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  • Kaiser Permanente

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Arthritis
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more than 32% of peers
Psoriatic Arthritis
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more than 29% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
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more than 23% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

35  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Chennai Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Giri's Reviews

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Dr. Giri is a Kaiser Permanente rheumatologist. When I transferred to Kaiser and Dr. Giri, she refused to receive or review the report/tests/diagnosis provided by my previous non-Kaiser rheumatologist. Giri performed an exam, ignored my history/tests/diagnosis, refused to hear my concerns and...Read More
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Ben in Sacramento, CA – Jul 11, 2018
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Do not agree with the 2 reviews. Dr. Giri was thorough, had several tests done to confirm diagnosis, explained each result of each test to eliminate all possibilities isolating the diagnosis, and provided a one year treatment printout. Excellent support, and easy to understand.
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Newton in Lincoln, CA – Mar 07, 2017
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She did not listen to what I had to say, and when I told her about a kaiser program I was enrolled in, she flatly denied that kaiser had such a program, and when I found what the program was called, and told her about it, she was disrespectful and rude.
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Marcy in Sacramento, CA – Jan 20, 2017
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No empathy, lack of explanation to test results, does not like patient being own advocate and asking questions. Tried to work out my concerns but because I asked for 2nd opinion told her my fears and feelings but still wanted to work them out, she could not accept apology and told me to keep 2nd...Read More
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