Dr. Sheetal Gavankar, MD

Dr. Sheetal Gavankar, MD

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Dr. Sheetal Gavankar, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Huntington Beach, CA and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from Med Coll Of Ohio in 2006 and specializes in rheumatology.

19582 Beach Blvd Ste 250

Huntington Beach, CA 92648

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Gavankar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Limb Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gavankar treats Limb Pain more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Gavankar treats this condition more than 92% of her peers

Joint Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gavankar treats Joint Pain more than 90% of her peers

Dr. Gavankar treats this condition more than 90% of her peers

Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gavankar treats Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist more than 87% of her peers

Dr. Gavankar treats this condition more than 87% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist

Dr. Gavankar's conditions and procedures:

Amyloidosis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Behçet's Disease
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Elbow Injuries
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
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
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Shoulder Disorders
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Steroid Injection
Systemic Sclerosis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Sheetal Gavankar, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Huntington Beach, CA and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from Med Coll Of Ohio in 2006 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 2006
    Med Coll Of Ohio
    Medical School
    2006

Awards

Dr. Gavankar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gavankar

4.4

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
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1 Star
8.695652173913043%
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Dr. Gavankar is a breath of fresh air in today's medical environment. Unlike most other specialists I have seen she took a full 45 minutes to take my history, review the reports I had brought with me, do a thorough clinical exam, answer all of my questions and explain everything in clear, easy to...Read More
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very arrogant doesn't relate well to people if it isn't in black and white she can't explain it
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I have had a complicated history when it comes to finding an autoimmune disease diagnosis. Dr. Gavankar took the time to listen to me and explain everything to me. She was able to diagnosis me within a couple minutes. She helped me make a plan of care that was right for me. I am lucky to have found...Read More
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Find a better doctor, one who cares and won't put your well being behind their ego and childish choices. I confronted her previously about her bad bedside manner and perceived lack of personal care. It ended up being an arguing match. Cut ahead a few months the medication she prescribed needed to...Read More
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I went to see Dr. Gavankar for hand pain which my ortho. doctor thought could be a sign of RA based on my medical history and present symptoms. She was very patient and thorough. She conducted multiple tests and I felt she was very honest and genuine throughout our consultation. She then personally...Read More
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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