Dr. Thomas Susko, MD

Dr. Thomas Susko, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Thomas Susko, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Santa Monica, CA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Ludwig Maximiliams University / Medical Faculty in 1987 and specializes in rheumatology.Read his story

2021 Santa Monica Blvd Ste 200E

Santa Monica, CA 90404

Contact Information

(310) 829-5557

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Susko's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Temporal Arteritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Susko treats Temporal Arteritis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Susko treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Susko treats Arthritis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Susko treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Susko treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Susko treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Susko's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Goodpasture's Disease
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
Kawasaki Disease
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Lyme Disease
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
Pyogenic Arthritis
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Susko was born and raised in Los Angeles. He lived in Santa Monica in his high school and college years. He attended Loyola High School and Loyola Marymount University. He did attended the Ludwig Maximilians University School of Medicine in M...

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

  • Presbyterian-St Luke's Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
  • 1993
    La County Usc Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1993
  • 1988
    Presbyterian-St Luke's Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1988
  • 1987
    Ludwig Maximiliams University / Medical Faculty
    Medical School
    1987
  • 1980
    Loyola Marymount University
    Undergraduate School
    1980

Languages

  • German
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Susko's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Susko

4.5

Based on 25 reviews

5 Stars
88%
(22)
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1 Star
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(3)

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Absolutely fabulous - I would recommend Dr. Susko to anyone. He is extremely thorough and helped develop a plan to treat my mother's severe arthritis.
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Dr. Susko is an outstanding doctor. I recommend him without qualification. He is thorough, knowledgeable, and confident in his diagnosis. The latter was very important for me, as I went 16 years without a diagnosis, shuffling between doctors who either lacked clarity to accurately diagnosis, or...Read More
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I regularly recommend Dr. Susko. He practices good evidence based medicine with just the right amount of compassion. His office operates like a Swiss watch and if you have sore joints not having your time abused in a waiting room is the difference between a good and bad day.
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I have visited Dr. Susko a few times over the years. He is very thorough. He is kind. You do have to get used to him dictating while he is examining you but as soon as you realize he is not talking to YOU or someone else but to a machine it seems normal and you can be informed from what he says...Read More
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