Dr. Wagdy Kades, MD

Dr. Wagdy Kades, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. Wagdy Kades, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University Of Alexandria, Faculty Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in rheumatology.

201 S Alvarado St Ste 626

Los Angeles, CA 90057

Contact Information

(213) 484-5397

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

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. Kades' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kades treats Osteoporosis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Kades treats this condition more than 99% of his 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
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kades treats Low Back Pain more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Kades treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kades treats Arthritis more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Kades treats this condition more than 97% 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. Kades' conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis
Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Goodpasture's Disease
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
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
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
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
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Takayasu's Arteritis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Wagdy Kades, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University Of Alexandria, Faculty Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 2001
    University of Southern California / Keck School of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital
    2001
  • 1998
    University of Southern California / Keck School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital
    1998
  • 1996
    University of Southern California
    Internship Hospital
    1996
  • 1988
    University Of Alexandria, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1988

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Kades' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kades

3.9

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
68.75%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
25%
(4)

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Been going to DR Kades since 2008. He's very patient, pleasant and takes time to explain things. His Office staff is extremely efficient, especially with paperwork. Anytime, I need papers signed and filled, among 6 doctors i have, it's him I turn to. Right now, he's taking care of me for lupus and...Read More
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Dr. Kades, I feel, really cares about his patients. I have been his patient for a long time and he has truly helped me with my pain, helped me manage it. There are lot of doctors out there who just writes prescriptions but Dr. Kades is not like that. He wants to make sure he's giving me the right...Read More
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I would highly recommend Dr. Kades to anyone in need of a great Rheumatologist. He has a friendly and knowledgeable staff. Dr. Kades gives you a warm smile when he walks into the patient room and gives you all the time needed for questions. He has also slowed down the progression of my RA over the...Read More
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I have been seeing Dr Kades for many years now, and I have been extremely pleased with him. It has been a process, but my condition has improved tremendously and I credit Dr. Kades for a huge part of that. He is trustworthy and very knowledgeable and treats his patients with great care. Also,...Read More
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My wife has been seeing Dr kades for more than a year since she was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis . She has improved dramatically since seeing Dr. Kades . He's a great doctor and very friendly and the staff are very wonderful and helpful I recommend him to anybody.
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
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Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
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Basic PPO
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
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LACare
Molina Healthcare
UnitedHealthCare
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