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Dr. Xavier Caro, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male · Age 71

Dr. Caro

Dr. Xavier Caro, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Northridge, CA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine in 1973 and specializes in rheumatology.


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(818) 993-0125

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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. Caro's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Caro treats Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Caro treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Caro treats Fibromyalgia more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Caro treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Caro treats Chronic Fatigue Syndrome more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Caro treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Caro's conditions and procedures:

  • 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
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Arthropathy Associated With Infectious and Parasitic Diseases
  • Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
  • Arthropathy Associated With Viral Disease
  • Arthropathy in Behcet's Syndrome
  • Arthropathy of Spinal Facet Joint
  • Arthropathy, Progressive Pseudorheumatoid, of Childhood
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Vasculitis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursa Injection
  • Bursitis
  • Central Nervous System Vasculitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Pain
  • Crystal Arthropathy
  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hemophilic Arthropathy
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hypersensitivity Vasculitis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Infusion Therapy
  • Injection of Tendon
  • Injection Therapy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • IV Therapy
  • Joint Disorders
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Lymphocytic Vasculitis
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Monoarthropathy
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Necrotizing Cutaneous Vasculitis
  • Neuropathic Arthropathy
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthropathy
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyarthropathy
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Post-Infectious Reactive Arthropathy
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis of Hand and Wrist
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Vasculitis
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Seronegative Spondyloarthropathy
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren Syndrome, Primary
  • Sjögren Syndrome, Secondary
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Soft Tissue Injections
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylarthropathy
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Transient Arthropathy
  • Traumatic Arthropathy
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wear and Tear Arthritis
  • X-Ray

About Me

Biography

Dr. Xavier Caro, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Northridge, CA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine in 1973 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

1978
University Of California Los Angeles
Fellowship Hospital
1976
Wadsworth Va Hospital
Residency Hospital
1974
Wadsworth Va Hospital
Internship Hospital
1973
University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine
Medical School
University of Southern California
Undergraduate School
1978
1976
1974
1973

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Caro's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Caro

4.0

Based on 4 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
25%
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