Dr. Eric Chiang

Rheumatology
Corpus Christi , TX
11 years experience male

Locations

Arthritis and Osteoporosis Center of Coastal Bend

Corpus Christi , TX

Address

2820 south padre island Dr. Suite 175, Corpus Christi , TX, United States
Directions

My office hours

Tuesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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About

Specialties
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Rheumatology

Internal Medicine

Licenses

United States: Texas

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

117 Answers
6 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A female asked:
Dr. Eric Chiang
11 years experience Rheumatology
Symptoms or diagnosi: Of ankylosing spondylitis (AS)? I highly suggest you to be seen by a rheumatologist to rule out the disease itself. If you have AS then it is almost i ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eric Chiang
11 years experience Rheumatology
Unlikely: But some medications that treats RA may cause the symptoms you describe. So discuss with your rheumatologist with your symptoms.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Chiang
11 years experience Rheumatology
Yes, possible.: Esp they were both only minimally elevated. It can be falsely elevated with few situation one been most common is acute infection and had your blood w ... Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I appreciate your time but am saddened by the answer. So Diagnostic Medicine is not real..one Dr. Who knows about many specialties. I have seen countless specialists and...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Hi Dr. Chiang - Thank you. I will ask my primary care doctor to authorize a visit to a rheumatologist. He diagnosed me with AS based on an MRI, but I didn't have any oth...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you for the encouragement that the condition is very treatable. I've had it for about twenty years and currently use a homeopathic remedy that helps.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine, Sint Maarten
Graduated 2010MD

Residency

LSU HEALTH SCIENCES CENTER - SHREVEPORT
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