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Roy Kaplan, MD

  • Rheumatology
Roy Kaplan, MD
Accepts new patients
age-group-adults-color Treats adults

Contact

Roy Kaplan, MD
345 Saxony Rd
# 105
Encinitas, CA 92024
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Phone Number
760-753-7374

Expertise

  • Rheumatology

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Biography

Dr. Roy Kaplan has been in rheumatology practice for over 35 years specializing in rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, reactive arthritis, and ankylosing spondylitis, as well as the connective tissue diseases, including lupus, scleroderma, dermatomyositis, and polymyositis, and the vasculitis diseases, giant cell arteritis and polymyalgia rheumatica. His interests extend to osteoporosis, gout, and osteoarthritis.


He is a founding member of the American Rheumatism Association (now the American College of Rheumatology) and currently is a board member of the California Rheumatology Alliance. Dr. Kaplan especially enjoys teaching and sharing the clinical aspects of rheumatologic conditions with his non-rheumatology and rheumatology colleagues alike.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Rheumatology, 1978
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, 1975

Medical Education

  • Yale University School of Medicine, MD, 1972

Residencies

  • University of Kentucky Medical Center, Residency, Internal Medicine, 1975

Fellowships

  • Scripps Clinic, Fellowship, Rheumatology, 1978
  • University of Kentucky Medical Center, Fellowship, Rheumatology, 1976
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