Dr. Timothy Spiegel, MD

Dr. Timothy Spiegel, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 70
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Dr. Timothy Spiegel, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Santa Barbara, CA and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine in 1973 and specializes in rheumatology.

1919 State St Ste 306

Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Contact Information

(805) 682-5752

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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. Spiegel's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spiegel treats Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Spiegel treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Elbow Injuries
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spiegel treats Elbow Injuries more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Spiegel treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spiegel treats Arthritis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Spiegel treats this condition more than 99% 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

Dr. Spiegel's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
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
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Shoulder Disorders
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Systemic Sclerosis
Takayasu's Arteritis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Timothy Spiegel, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Santa Barbara, CA and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine in 1973 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • UCLA Affil Pgm
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Vet Affairs Med Center
    Residency Hospital
  • UCLA Med Center
    Residency Hospital
  • Geo Washington University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • 1973
    University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1973
  • Duke University
    Undergraduate School

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Dr. Spiegel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Spiegel

3.7

Based on 27 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
25.925925925925927%
(7)

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Somewhat presumptuous, full of self, and condescending.
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Was very rude and condescending with me when I saw him in consult!
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Dr. Spiegel was rude to me right off the bat. Before even introducing himself he told me that patients like me (either from my clinic or my insurance?) don't bring in much money so it's a favor even seeing me. He ignored my concerns, including that the drug he recommended gave me negative side...Read More
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I had an appointment scheduled with Dr. Spiegel and all my info was given to his office prior to my appointment. I drove 45min to my appointment only to be told they don't take my PPO insurance. Dr told me "I don't take it because it's not worth it to me". To my face more than once. He was and...Read More
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Dr. Spiegel was absolutely the most beneficial and most dedicated doctor that we met in California, during our 5 month nightmare fight with my Aunt's Scleroderma and trust me when I tell you we spent over a month in UCLA hospital and met many doctors. Not only did he give us an abundance of his...Read More
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