Dr. Svetlana Meier, MD

Dr. Svetlana Meier, MD

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Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
48 y/o
(18)

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Dr. Svetlana Meier, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Caldwell, ID and has been practicing for 7 years. She specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.Read her story

Idaho Arthritis Center

1818 S 10th Ave Ste 120

Caldwell, ID 83605
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Health System
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)

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Top Care Areas

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Limb Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bone Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Meier's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Meier "Dr. Svetlana Meier is a Board Certified Rheumatologist. Born in Resekne, Latvia, she completed medical school at Riga Stradins University in Riga, Latvia. Dr. Meier completed her internship and residency at the University of Wisconsin/Aurora Sinai Medical Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.Dr. Meier completed her fellowship training in Rheumatology at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska. She has also completed specialized training in the area of Musculoskeletal Ultrasound. In June of 2011, Dr. Meier re-located to Boise, Idaho to join Idaho Arthritis Center. She lives here with her husband, two sons and daughter.Dr. Meier was attracted to the quality of life and opportunities for outdoor recreation that the Boise community provides."
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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*

59  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical Academy Of Latvia
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • University Of Wisconsin/Milwaukee Campus/Aurora Health Care
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • University Of Nebraska Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • University Of Wisconsin-Aurora Health Care
    Internship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Meier has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Russian
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Meier's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Meier

3.2

Based on 18 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
5.555555555555555%
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1 Star
38.888888888888886%
(7)

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What People Say About Dr. Svetlana Meier, MD
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Dr. Meier is a compassionate Dr. who listens, explains, and is also very well informed about her specialty in Rheumatology. She has always answered my questions, and made sure that I understood her directions.
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I am very happy with Dr. Meier. She is extremely thorough in exams and follows up on all blood work...even from my other doctors. Her assistants are very nice and helpful.
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She is one of the nicest and most knowledgeable Rheumatologists in Idaho!
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She is probably a competent doctor, but I have had very poor interaction with her. She is cold and arrogant in my opinion. She seems unwilling to give and take with communication. Not a good fit at all for me. The person she has with her to type during appointments is also very cold and...Read More
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She was hard to understand rushed through my appointment. She didnt explain my lab results when i asked.
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