Dr. Shelly Kafka, MD

Dr. Shelly Kafka, MD

Rheumatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 59
(26)
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Dr. Shelly Kafka, MD is a rheumatology doctor who practices in Clarksburg, WV. She is 59 years old and has been practicing for 25 years.

2673 Davisson Run Rd Ste 101

Clarksburg, WV 26301

Contact Information

(304) 624-4315

Insurance Accepted

  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Gout
very high
more than 99% of peers
Psoriatic Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bursitis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Rheumatology
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Board Certifications

  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Felty's Syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • 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
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for West Virginia.

0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Vanderbilt University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Vanderbilt University Hospital Systems
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Rochester Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kafka has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kafka's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kafka to family and friends
3.2
based on 26 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Kafka's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Bridgeport, WV |
Most horrible doctor I've ever seen in my entire life. She had an attitude of disgust the moment she walked into my room. As though, I wasn't sick and sized me up before she even examined me. It was awful. She made me feel less than and belittling bedside manner. She provided zero help and...more
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in Clarks burg, WV |
I love and miss Dr Kafka. Since she left the Clarksburg area, I have not been doing as well. My meds are all screwed up, & Dr Raj doesn't listen to me or seem to think I have ever had lupus. This is ridiculous! If I could talk to Dr Kafka, I would let her know I would make the drive to Pennsylvania...more
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Dr. Kafka accepts 1 insurance carrier
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Kafka has admitting privileges

Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital
230 Hospital Plz
Weston, WV 26452
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United Hospital Center
327 Medical Park Dr
Bridgeport, WV 26330
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