Dr. Xavier Caro, MD

Dr. Xavier Caro, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
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Dr. Xavier Caro, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Northridge, CA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine in 1973 and specializes in rheumatology.

18350 Roscoe Blvd Ste 418

Northridge, CA 91325

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  • Aetna
  • Cigna
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Fibromyalgia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
more than 94% of peers
Elbow Injuries
very high
more than 93% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

95  Conditions Treated

  • 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
  • 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
  • Bursitis
  • Central Nervous System Vasculitis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Pain
  • Crystal Arthropathy
  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hemophilic Arthropathy
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hypersensitivity Vasculitis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Disorders
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Lymphocytic Vasculitis
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Monoarthropathy
  • Muscle Weakness
  • 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
  • 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
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylarthropathy
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Transient Arthropathy
  • Traumatic Arthropathy
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Wear and Tear Arthritis
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Caro's Reviews

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1 Star
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