Dr. Angus Worthing

Internal Medicine
Washington, DC
17 years experience male

Locations

Office

Washington, DC

Address

2021 K Street NW, Suite 300, Washington, DC
Directions

Practice website

Insurances accepted

Aetna Life Insurance Company

CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield

United HealthCare Insurance Company

Cigna

About

Bio

Private practice rheumatologist, voted a best doctor by Washingtonian Magazine. Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine (Rheumatology) at Georgetown University, active in national rheumatology issues through American College of Rheumatology.

Specialties
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Internal Medicine

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

158 Answers
188 Agrees
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Angus Worthing
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Veggies, no alcohol: Alcohol raises blood pressure and elevates uric acid (cause of gout) so stop that. Veggies and less meat help reduce gout and cardiovascular problems. ... Read More
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3 thanks
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Angus Worthing
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Antiinflammatories: For flares, anti-inflammatories are helpful: nsaids (ibuprofen etc), Colchicine (aka colcrys), or corticosteroids (e.g. Prednisone). In cases of multi ... Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Worthing is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Worthing is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Jan 16, 2012
Dr. WorthIng explaIned what others In my cIty could not.
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Thank you Dr. WorthIng. I have been dealIng wIth paIn for 6 months. My rIght arm has swelled to the poInt It was 3 Inches bIgger than my left. I have been through physIcal therapy and my arms are weak...Read More
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thank you so much, this helped. iI had been dx with fibro as well and the rhume did treat for ra on and off for a few months. might decide to go back to another onwe soon. thanks for clearing up my co...Read More
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thank you for answering my question. I have a rhuemo doc who I regularly see so I will ask her about that. thanks again!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Minnesota Medical School, MN
Graduated 2003MD

Awards

Alpha Omega Alpha medical honors society

Affiliations

Arthritis & Rheumatism Accociates, PC
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