Treatment & Services
- Administration Of Injectable Medications For Osteoporosis
- General Rheumatology
- General Rheumatology including Lupus
- Infusions Of Biologic Agents On Site
- Joint Aspiration
- Joint Injections
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Arthritic Knee Problems
- Arthritis of the Foot and Ankle
- Arthritis Of The Hip
- Arthritis Of The Knee
- Arthritis of the Thumb Base
- Arthritis of the Wrist & Hand
- Connective Tissue Disorders
- Hand and Wrist Arthritis
- Hip Pain
- Inflammatory Arthritis
- Musculoskeletal Pain
- Osteoarthritis Of The Hips And Knees In The Elderly
- Painful Joints
- Psoriatic Arthritis
- Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Rheumatoid Arthritis: How to Treat
- Sjogren's Syndrome
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - University of Michigan Medical Center
Ann Arbor, MI USA
Residency - Saint Joseph Mercy Health System
Ann Arbor, MI USA
Medical School - St. Petersburg Pavlov Medical University
- Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
General rheumatology, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, women’s health
Research & Publications
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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.
As of 4/28/2016, Dr. Model has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.
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196 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.
Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||4.6|
|Knows Medical History||4.6|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.6|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.5|
10 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Feb 7, 2017
dr. model always explains meds to me. she knows her practice thoroughly.
Reviewed on Feb 6, 2017
Even got printed document describing condition and appropriate exercises to increase mobility and reduce pain.
Reviewed on Dec 8, 2016
good about following up with me
Reviewed on Nov 30, 2016
I explained I feel like my medication was making me feel worse. She said it was impossible, even though I had a majority of the side effects. She told me to keep taking my medication and added another one.
Reviewed on Nov 28, 2016
Dr. is very good
Reviewed on Oct 18, 2016
Reviewed on Aug 25, 2016
ALWAYS WILLING TO LISTEN TO MY CONCERNS. GIVES ME INFORMATION I NEED. AND ORDER TEST AND APPOITMENTS WITH OTHER DOCTORS TO GET OTHER OPINIONS.
Reviewed on May 11, 2016
ALWAYS HAVE A GOOD VISIT. LOVE THE STAFF.
Reviewed on May 9, 2016
outstanding this doctor is the best. irecommend her very much
Reviewed on Apr 18, 2016
Dr. Model is one of the best doctors.
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