Dr. Shikha Singla, MD

Dr. Shikha Singla, MD

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Dr. Shikha Singla, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Slidell, LA and has been practicing for 4 years. She specializes in rheumatology.Read her story

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Dr. Singla's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Singla treats Fibromyalgia more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Singla treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
Osteopenia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Singla treats Osteopenia more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Singla treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Singla treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Singla treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Singla's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Cramp
  • 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
  • Purpura
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

I support a patient's decision/right about their treatment plan.  I take the time to educate and encourage patients to be involved in all aspects of their care.  I listen, value a patient's input and attend to their individual needs.  ...

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

2015
Ochsner Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2011
Medical Center of Central Georgia/MUSM
Residency Hospital
2005
Kasturba Medical College, India
Internship Hospital
2005
Manipal College of Medical Sciences(MCOMS), Nepal
Medical School
2004
Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital, India
Internship Hospital
2015
2011
2005
2005
2004

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Dr. Singla's Reviews

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4.7

Based on 25 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Knowledgeable, thorough, and detailed. Nice manner with patients. Good listener. Very patient in ensuring all directions are understood and questions answered. Reaches out directly with patients to follow-up and ensure effective communications.
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It took 3 months to get appointment. Dr more interested in who referred me to her . Had a MRI done Dr never called to go over results , office staff member called said test was negative. I told them my pain in my hands continued and she said would tell the Dr. I never heard a word back. I knew...Read More
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She is a wonderful doctor and very thorough.She is a good listener and seems to understand as if she experienced the symptoms! I look forward to my visits with her and she has helped me immensely!
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Very thorough, great bedside manner, listens to all questions and concerns, definitely reccomend her!
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Staff are very organized and professional. I especially appreciated Dr. Singla's gentle, respectful approach to patient care.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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Ochsner Medical Center

New Orleans, LA