Dr. Susan Lacks, MD

Dr. Susan Lacks, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Susan Lacks, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 32 years. She graduated from Duke University School Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

2141 K St NW Ste 407

Washington, DC 20037

Contact Information

(202) 293-8855

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Lacks performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Fibromyalgia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoporosis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Lacks's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

50  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Duke University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • George Washington University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • George Washington University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • George Washington University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lacks has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lacks' Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lacks to family and friends
12 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Lacks' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Lacks has been my Doctor for the past 12 years. She is by far the best Doctor one can hope for. She is very compassionate, very knowledgeable, very thoughtful and friendly.
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Dr. Lacks is superb! - among the two or three best doctors I've ever seen. She recently called me to discuss some findings she had determined were different than what another doctor in a related field told me they were -- with consequences for what drug I take. Dr. Lacks spent more than 30 mins on...more
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Because she really cares for her patients. She take time to talk to them and answer their questions. I am being treated for Lupus. She return your calls and communicate with my other doctors. she loves her job and has a very friendly and helpful staff. My experience with her has been very...more
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I have been seeing her annually for several years for autoimmune issues. She is very competent and caring. I recommend her highly.
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