Dr. Susan Sweeney, MD

Dr. Susan Sweeney, MD

Rheumatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 50
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Susan Sweeney, MD is a rheumatology doctor who practices in San Diego, CA. She is 50 years old and has been practicing for 18 years. Read her story

4168 Front St

San Diego, CA 92103

Contact Information

(858) 657-7000

Insurance Accepted

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

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Autoimmune Diseases
high
more than 86% of peers
Rheumatoid Arthritis
normal
more than 61% of peers
Arthritis
normal
more than 59% of peers

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Dr. Sweeney's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Sweeney "Dr. Sweeney's research interests have focused on the translational component of bridging the gap between basic science research and clinical approaches used to treat patients. Her interests include studying the etiology and pathogenesis of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). Innate signaling pathways involving IKK-related kinases, interferon regulatory factors, and interferon response genes are potential targets for novel treatments in rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus. Assistant Professor of Medicine, UC San Diego Instructor, MED 296 medical student research elective Faculty of 1000 Medicine, Associate Faculty member Preceptor, Howard Hughes Med into Grad Program Teaching Assistant Microbiology & Immunology Research Biochemist Abbott Laboratories"

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Specialties

  • Rheumatology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Sweeney does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb 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
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis

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Procedures

  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Sweeney has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Sweeney has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Now Accepting New Patients
This provider offers the following appointment availability:
Same Day
Next Day
Dr. Sweeney accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • 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 Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Sweeney has admitting privileges

UCSD Medical Center - Hillcrest
200 W Arbor Dr
San Diego, CA 92103
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