Dr. Thamilvani Thiruvasahar, MD

Dr. Thamilvani Thiruvasahar, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 43
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Dr. Thamilvani Thiruvasahar, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Shreveport, LA. She specializes in rheumatology.

1501 Kings Hwy

Shreveport, LA 71103

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Thiruvasahar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thiruvasahar treats Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus more than 100% of her peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Discoid Lupus Erythematosus
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • Tumidus Lupus Erythematosus
Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thiruvasahar treats Osteoporosis more than 100% of her peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thiruvasahar treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 100% of her peers

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

Dr. Thiruvasahar's conditions and procedures:

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • 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
  • Purpura
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Thamilvani Thiruvasahar, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Shreveport, LA. She specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Awards

Dr. Thiruvasahar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Thiruvasahar

3.1

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1 Star
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Dr T is an awesome Dr. now if your just seeking drugs this is not the place to go. She treats the problem and does a wonderful job at that. She is s true blessing
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I am amazed at the previous reviews. I have been going to Dr. T. for some time, and she ALWAYS takes time to talk to me and check on my labs and my condition. I find her friendly and caring, and look forward to my visits with both her and her staff. I have been to previous RA doctors, and...Read More
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Just flat out rude. Didn't take the time to actually listen to me. Everytime I would go to answer her question with ANY depth she would move on to another question. And when the visit was over she walked me to the front counter and didnt say ANOTHER word to me. Nothing. I wouldn't recommend her to...Read More
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She spoke to me in a very demeaning manner, as if I were an uneducated child. When I had trouble understanding her very heavy accent this became even worse.
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This physician is abrupt and I hate to say rude. Too much attention to answering computer and not enough to talking and actively listening to the patient. Waited well over an hour. No apology.
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