Nicole Zagelbaum Ward, D.O.
Diplomate American Board of Internal Medicine
Qualified Medical Examiner (QME)
Independent Medical Examiner (IME)
Available for agreed medical evaluations
Review of Medical Records
Causation and Apportionment
AMA Guide 5th ed. Impairment Rating
Medical Review of the Scientific Literature
Available to serve as a medical expert for testimony
Comprehensive Internal Medicine Evaluation:
Hypertension, diabetes, high cholesterol, asthma/COPD, infections, chronic kidney disease, and others.
Comprehensive Rheumatologic Evaluation:
Arthritis, fibromyalgia, osteoarthritis, gout, rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, scleroderma, psoriatic arthritis, raynaud's disease, behchets disease, spondyloarthritis.
Dr. Nicole Zagelbaum Ward completed her undergraduate education at the University of California in Santa Cruz and received her Master of Public Health (MPH) from the University of California in Los Angeles.
She conducted research for the Department of Veterans Affairs during this
time. In 2017 she received her medical degree (DO) from Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Zagelbaum-Ward then completed her internal medicine residency in 2020 at Westchester Medical Center/New York Medical
College and completed her rheumatology fellowship at the University of Southern California in 2022.
Dr. Zagelbaum Ward is highly published in the medical literature, having authored over 30 peer reviewed publications including articles, reviews, and book chapters.
She is an active member of the American College of Rheumatology.
150 N. Robertson Blvd., # 224, Beverly Hills CA 90211 (Main office)
11760 Central Ave., # 202, Chino CA 91710
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