Dr. Ramesh C. Kesavalu

Doctor (M.D.)

Location:
Glendale, California Map External Link
Gender:M
Specialty:Rheumatologist
Website:
Practice: Lakeside Medical Associates, A Medical Group
Hospital: Glendale Memorial Hospital & Health Center
Phone:818-291-4010
Med. School:
Grad. Year: 1995

Answers Email: Unknown
Online Appt. Scheduling: Unknown
Accepting New Patients:Y

Profile updated 20/10/13    Submit profile update    Subscribe to profile updates

Rating: 4.8 out of 5 (5 is best), based on 4 reviews. Dr. Ramesh C. Kesavalu has an excellent overall rating on RateMDs.com. smile

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Rheumatologist-related: rheumatic diseases, musculoskeletal problems, scleroderma, musculoskeletal pain, arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, polymyositis, Raynaud's phenomenon, vasculitis, connective tissue diseases, rheumatic fever
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07/02/14 SYSTEM: 'birds of a feather' score (based on Medicare patients-in-common): 3.4 
 
20/10/13 SYSTEM: First Name changed from "Ramesh" to "Ramesh C." 
RID: 1275342
20/10/10 4 5 5 5 For two years I have been stiff and in pain and have seen 7 different doctors and had so many x rays and MRIs and no one could figure out what i had. Then I saw Dr.Kesavalu and he told me I had polymyalgia and put me on prednisone. It was like a miracle... within 2 weeks i felt 20 years younger. Thank you, Thank you... 
Insurance: CIGNA
Paid (or co-pay): $30
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RID: 1007842
12/10/09 1 3 4 4 Burbank Office staff were unsmiling, unwelcoming, rude, controlling, and uncaring. Although patients are coming in with serious illnesses, staff acts as if anything asked of them is an imposition. The Doctor seemed polite and capable and I would have no issue returning to him, except for the office staff. 
Insurance: Blue Cross / Blue Shield
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RID: 746354
18/12/08 4 4 5 5 Very thorough, asks for all medication bottles and checks them to make sure there is no medication interaction or sideeffects at each visit !!! even my primary doctor doesnt do that. 
Insurance: Blue Cross / Blue Shield
Paid (or co-pay): $10
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RID: 392280
25/08/07 5 4 5 5 Really nice. Listens attentively and asks for concerns and needs. Very proffessional, if not sure about a diagnosis, he refers me to another specialists to make sure he got it right. Getting an appt. is not so hard and the staff are friendly and very helpful. 
Insurance: Pacificare
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