Dr. Vivian Saper, MD

Pediatric RheumatologyFemaleAge 67

Dr. Vivian Saper, MD is a Pediatric Rheumatology Specialist in San Mateo, CA and has over 42 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from George Washington U, School of Medicine medical school in 1979. She is affiliated with Stanford Health Care. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Saper to book an appointment.

Dr. Saper

Steven Machtinger MD & Associates, Inc.

100 S Ellsworth Ave Ste 707 San Mateo, CA 94401
Accepting new patients

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Experience
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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. Saper's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Joint Fluid Test
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Saper performs Joint Fluid Test more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Saper performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Bronchoprovocation Test
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Saper performs Bronchoprovocation Test more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Saper performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Musculoskeletal Function Test
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Saper performs Musculoskeletal Function Test more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Saper performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Saper's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Amyloidosis
  • Anaphylactic Food Allergies
  • Anaphylactic Peanut Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Tree Nut Allergy
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Animal Allergies
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bronchoprovocation Test
  • Bursitis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Dermatitis Due to Food
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Drug or Food Challenge
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Familial Mediterranean Fever
  • Fever
  • Hand Conditions
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hives
  • Joint Fluid Test
  • Joint Pain
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Musculoskeletal Function Test
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Testing and Screening
  • Still's Disease
  • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
  • Vascular Disease

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(650) 696-8230

Dr. Saper accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Advantage-CA HMO
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Individual-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Large Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Small Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Blue Cross-CA HMO-POS
Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health Custom Advantage-CA HMO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Gold Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Gold Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
PERS Choice / PERSCare Providers-CA PPO
PERS Select-CA HMO
PERS Traditional-CA HMO
Platinum (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Platinum Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Platinum Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Select (PERS Select Providers)-CA PPO
Select Plus-CA HMO
Select PPO (Select Network)-CA PPO
Select-CA HMO
Select-CA PPO
Silver (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Silver (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Silver Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Tenet Network-CA PPO
Traditional
Traditional PPO
UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Medicare without Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
UCSHIP-CA PPO
USC Plan (Two Tiered Network)-CA HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Vivian Saper, MD is a Pediatric Rheumatology Specialist in San Mateo, CA and has over 42 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from...Read more

Specialties

  • Pediatric Rheumatology
  • Pediatric Allergy & Asthma

Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Pediatric Rheumatology
  • Pediatrics

Education

1986
Stanford Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1985
U Calif
Fellowship Hospital
1982
Stanford Hospital
Residency Hospital
1980
Stanford Hospital
Internship Hospital
1979
George Washington U, School of Medicine
Medical School
1975
Undergraduate School
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Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

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What are Dr. Vivian Saper, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Saper frequently treats Joint Fluid Test, Bronchoprovocation Test, and Musculoskeletal Function Test. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Saper treats.

Where is Dr. Vivian Saper, MD's office located?

Dr. Saper's office is located at 100 S Ellsworth Ave Ste 707, San Mateo, CA 94401. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Vivian Saper, MD speak?

Dr. Saper speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Steven Machtinger MD & Associates, Inc.

Steven Machtinger MD & Associates, Inc.100 S Ellsworth Ave Ste 707 San Mateo, CA 94401
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:30pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 6:30pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:30pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:30pm
    • Fri: closed
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Stanford Health Care

Stanford, CA

78% Patient Experience Rating, 9% higher than the national average

15 Awards Received

Award Highlight: America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2021)