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University Physicians Medicine Specialty Clinic
1020 Hitt St
Columbia, MO

Phone: 573-882-8788

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Phone: 573-882-8788

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1. University Physicians Medicine Specialty Clinic

1020 Hitt St
Columbia, MO
Phone: 573-882-8788
Other Phone Numbers:
Phone: 573-882-8788
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Profile

Gender

Male

Education & Training

Medical School

Chingleput Medical College / DR MGR Med Univ

Internship

State University of New York Upstate Medical Unive

Residency

Marshfield Medical Foundation

Fellowship

Barnes Jewish Hospital

Board Certification

American Board of Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

Insurances

MU Health Care participates with most major managed care organizations. To find out whether MU Health Care is a participating provider in your insurance plan or network, or for information on co-payments and deductibles, please contact your insurance carrier directly.

Academic Profile

Associate Professor
Fellowship Program Director

Office

1 Hospital Drive
Columbia, MO 65212
United States

P. 573-882-8095
F. 573-882-1380

Research Interests

  • Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Musculoskeletal Imaging
  • Osteoporosis

Areas of Expertise

  • Gout
  • Ankylosing spondylitis
  • Spondyloarthritis
  • Lupus
  • Scleroderma
  • Osteoporosis

Awards & Honors

  • Fellow, American College of Physicians, 2011
  • American College of Rheumatology
  • American College of Physicians
  • International Society for Clinical Densitometry
  • Association of Specialty Professors

Publications

  • Joshi A, Hong J, Siva C. Recurrent Thrombosis in Patients with Antiphospholipid Syndrome Receiving Newer Oral Anticoagulants: A Case Report and Review of Literature. Clin Med Res. 2017 Jun; 15(1-2):41-44
  • Ivory DM, Siva C, Velázquez C, Abdinoor AA. Screening for male osteoporosis at an academic medical center: retrospective analysis of DXA usage patterns over 5 years. Am J Men’s Health. 2012 Jan; vol. 6(1) pp. 67-70
  • Siva C, Larson EC, Barnett M. Rational use of blood tests in the evaluation of rheumatic diseases. Missouri Medicine. 2012 Jan-Feb; vol. 109(1) pp. 59-63.
  • Dhillon A, Velazquez C, Siva C. Rheumatologic diseases and posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome: two case reports and review of the literature. Int., 2012 vol. 32(12) pp. 3707-13.
  • Shigaki, CL; Smarr, KL; Siva C; Ge, B; Musser, D; Johnson, R. RAHelp: an online intervention for individuals with rheumatoid arthritis. Arthritis Care Res, 2013 vol. 65(10) pp. 1573-81.
  • Kohli R, Siva C. Atypical femoral fractures can happen even with short duration of bisphosphonate treatment. Connecticut Medicine. 2015 Aug; 79(7):419-22.