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Dr. Howard Gandler, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Gresham, OR, with other offices in Salem, OR and Portland, OR. He has 31 years of experience. His specialties include Rheumatology. Dr. Gandler is affiliated with Legacy Emanuel Hospital & Health Ctr, Good Samaritan Regional Medical Ctr and Legacy Mount Hood Medical Center. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Howard Gandler has the following 6 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 2 board certifications.


A rheumatologist is a physician who has received extensive training in diagnosing and treating rheumatic conditions. Rheumatic conditions involve the joints, soft tissues, autoimmune system, vascular system, and connective tissues.
Some of the conditions that rheumatologists treat are rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, gout, sarcoidosis, vasculitis, and lupus. These are all conditions that involve a lot of pain and make mobility difficult. Rheumatologists use medications, such as analgesics, NSAIDs, steroids, DMARDs, infliximab, and adalimumab, as well as occupational therapy, in order to decrease pain and improve a patient's quality of life.


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Locations & Directions

24900 SE Stark St
Gresham, OR 97030

875 Oak St SE
Salem, OR 97301

2230 NW Pettygrove St
Portland, OR 97210

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