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Ramesh C. Kesavalu, M.D.

Languages: Hindi, Spanish, English
Specialties:
Accepting New Patients
Professional Statement
Ramesh Kesavalu, MD, received his medical degree from PSG Institute of Medical Sciences, India. After completing his internship and residency at Ball Memorial Hospital, Indiana, he trained in Rheumatology in the fellowship program at Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis. Dr. Kesavalu's areas of clinical interest include lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, vasculitis, gout, myositis, scleroderma, sjogren's, polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR), spondyloarthritis (psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, reactive arthritis and enteropathic arthritis), osteoporosis and osteoarthritis. He is board certified in both rheumatology and internal medicine, but has limited his practice to rheumatology. In addition, Dr. Kesavalu is a member of the American College of Rheumatology. Dr. Kesavalu holds an unwavering commitment to high quality and compassionate patient care. He firmly believes in practicing evidence based medicine and is up-to-date with the fast advances in rheumatology. Dr. Kesavalu is a member of the Providence Saint Joseph Medical Staff providing care in rheumatology.
Education
Institution
Type
PSG Institute Of Medical Science, India
Medical School
Ball Memorial Hospital, Muncie, IN
Internship
Ball Memorial Hospital, Muncie, IN
Residency
Health Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Affiliated Health Funds PPO
  • Beechstreet
  • Blue Shield of CA 65 Plus Senior Plan HMO
  • Blue Shield of CA HMO Plan
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS/EPO
  • Cigna Preferred Provider Organization (PPO)
  • GWH-CIGNA (Great West) HMO
  • GWH-CIGNA (Great West) PPO/POS
  • Health Net AIM HMO
  • Health Net HMO
  • Health Net PPO/EPO/POS
  • Health Net Seniority Plus HMO
  • Medi-Medi (Medicare-Medi-Cal)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Motion Picture Health/Writers Guild
  • Private Healthcare System PPO/POS
  • United Healthcare EPO
  • United Healthcare HMO
  • United Healthcare POS
  • United Healthcare PPO
Clinical Interests
  • Arthritis
  • Lupus Erythematosus
  • Osteoporosis
 
Lakeside Community Healthcare
1500 South Central Avenue Suite 200A
Glendale, CA 91204
(818) 291-4058
191 South Buena Vista Street Suite 440
Burbank, CA 91505
(818) 260-0550
Affiliated Facilities
Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center