Dr. Shantanu Bishwal, MD

Dr. Shantanu Bishwal, MD

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Age 44
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Dr. Shantanu Bishwal, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Wilkes Barre, PA. He specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

675 Baltimore Dr

Wilkes Barre, PA 18702

Contact Information

(570) 808-1000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
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Dr. Bishwal's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bishwal treats Osteoporosis more than 98% of his peers

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

Dr. Bishwal 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
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bishwal treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 97% of his peers

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

About Me

Biography

Dr. Shantanu Bishwal, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Wilkes Barre, PA. He specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Awards

Dr. Bishwal's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bishwal

2.9

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
33.333333333333336%
(4)
4 Stars
16.666666666666668%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(1)
1 Star
41.666666666666664%
(5)

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What People Say About Dr. Shantanu Bishwal, MD
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Dr. Bishwal has to be the most incompetent medical "professional" I've been around. He rarely does a physical exam of the problem areas no matter how you describe your pain. It seems as though the good doctor is swayed by a particular drug company as he continuously tries to force my wife into...Read More
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He obviously did not look at my history or listen to my statement about my pain. My pain is not where he insisted that it is. The area of pain is what he based his diagnosis on. I would like the possibility of recommending him to be very poor, not poor.
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Coventry Health Care
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Emblem Health
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