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Alexis Zavitsanos, MD

Rheumatologist

3 Patient Stories
Alexis Zavitsanos, MD
Rheumatologist
Dr. Alexis Zavitsanos is a rheumatologist. She specializes in autoimmune and rheumatic diseases: osteoporosis, osteoarthritis, lupus, gout, Sjögren's syndrome.

Alexis Zavitsanos, MD, is a rheumatologist for Coordinated Health, part of Lehigh Valley Health Network, and is board-certified in internal medicine. She completed her fellowship in rheumatology at Temple University where she developed a lecture series of various rheumatology topics to teach rotating students and residents. 

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Undergraduate

Villanova University, Villanova, PA
Bachelor of Science: Biology, 2004-2008

Graduate

Temple School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
MD: 2008-2012


Residency

Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Internal Medicine Resident, 2012-2015

Fellowship

Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Rheumatology Fellow, 2015-2017

Services Provided

  • Ankylosing spondylitis
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Gout
  • Lupus
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Polymyalgia rheumatica
  • Polymyositis
  • Pseudogout
  • Psoriatic arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sjögren’s syndrome
  • Temporal arteritis
  • Wegener’s granulomatosis
3 Testimonials
DR Z is fantastic
“ I came to Coordinated Health after a year of suffering with a medical mystery! Dr. Z took my needs and symptoms serious. She is doing her best to solve this mystery and for the first time in a long time it seems I have a doctor that really cares!! ”
Jarrod G. from Pennsburg, PA
Outstanding Physician
“ Dr Zavitsanos does a thorough evaluation, many labs and has followed me for 2 years. Dr Zavitsanos is polite, respectful and explains what different terms mean so that you can understand, she is an excellent communicator. Highly recommend her, she digs deep to find answers. I am blessed to have found her. ”
Kris H. from Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Dr. Z is incredibly knowledgeable, compassionate and determined
“ I came to Dr. Z's office with a life long history of painful medical mysteries and oddities with a slight hunch of what could be possibly be the underlying cause of it all and a referral from my PCP. Dr. Z listened to me throughly and compassionately. She ordered a slew of tests to rule in or out all possible obvious causes, and has been helping me on this complex diagnosis journey every step of the way since. From ordering testing and PT to a follow up with one of the top UPenn geneticists,for my condition, in our area, Dr. Z has had a plan for "what's next" every step of the way. I have had to call Dr. Z's office for various reasons and ALWAYS recieve a call back within minutes. When the call is about a concern or issue Dr. Z has called me back herself to check in and chat about my care. None of my other providers take this extra step and it's a step I am beyond grateful for. To know my Rheumatologist is there to truly help and support me every step of the way, is incredibly reassuring and encouraging. As a medical "Zebra" paitent who has been brushed off as well as recieved subpar care from many other providers, I truly appreciate Dr. Z and her staff in the incredible work that they do advocating for and truly caring for their patients. Dr. Z's care has changed my life for the better. I could go on for days about the amazing physician she is and all she has done on my behalf. Thank you again and again to Dr. Z and Team! ♡ ”
Sarah M. from Boyertown, Pa
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