Adam Elisha, DO

Adam Elisha, DO

Rheumatology in Pittsburgh, PA

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Speaks English and Hebrew


 (412) 647-6700

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Office Hours

Monday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday:
Closed
Sunday:
Closed
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About Dr. Elisha


Adam Elisha, D.O. is currently a senior internal medicine resident physician in Spokane, WA. 

Dr. Elisha attended the University of Toronto in Toronto, Ontario for his undergraduate education. Dr. Elisha majored in neuroscience and political science. He was awarded an Honors Bachelor of Science (H.B.Sc) degree as well as Dean's List distinction. 
Before attending medical school, Dr. Elisha spent two years teaching physics to underserved teenagers in downtown Toronto, Ontario.

Dr. Elisha attended Midwestern University (Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine) for his medical education. Upon completing medical school, Dr. Elisha continued his medical training as an internal medicine resident in Spokane, Washington at Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center, a University of Washington affiliate program.

Dr. Elisha is passionate about preventative health care and assisting his patients achieve both short and long term optimization of their health and well-being. Dr. Adam Elisha is a member of the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the American College of Rheumatology (ACR). His current academic interests include hospital medicine and spondyloarthropy research, particularly novel therapeutics.

Further, Dr. Elisha has a strong interest in addiction medicine and harm reduction approaches to combat the growing opioid epidemic in the United States. He recently completed additional training and received certification from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) and is now authorized to prescribe bupenorphine for medication assisted treatment (MAT) for those suffering from opioid addiction. 

Adam Elisha will be completing his residency in internal medicine in June 2017. Dr. Elisha plans to pursue a position in hospital medicine to further broaden his knowledge base and skill set in internal medicine. Simultaneously, Dr. Elisha looks forward to completing rheumatologic research, again with a focus on novel therapeutic agents in the management of spondyloarthropies. 
He looks forward to pursuing a fellowship in rheumatology in the future.

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Services Offered



General internal medicine
Internal medicine
Addictive Behavior

Qualifications and Experience



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Education & Training

Kfg4bhc4hgaz82u8web8University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Fellowship, Rheumatology, 2017 - 2019

Sacred Heart Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2014 - 2017

XzaqyapdqfrdoezsfifhArizona College of Osteopathic Medicine
Class of 2014, D.O.

University of Toronto
BA, Psychology and Political Science, With Honors, 2003 - 2007

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Certifications

7American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine

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Medical Licenses

PaPA State License
2017 - 2018

WaWA State License
2017 - 2018

OrOR State License
2016 - 2016

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Work Experience

Fellow
UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside
Pittsburgh, PA
Rheumatology Fellow
2017 - Present

Academic Support Services, Departments of Physiology and Biochemistry
Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine
Glendale, AZ
2011 - 2012

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Hospital Affiliations

UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
Current Affiliation
Pittsburgh, PA

University of Pittsburgh
Current Affiliation
Pittsburgh, PA

UPMC
Current Affiliation
Pittsburgh, PA

Pmwpbxitclx0r4l4kksfUPMC Presbyterian Shadyside
Current Affiliation
Pittsburgh, PA

UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital
Current Affiliation
Pittsburgh, PA

MultiCare Deaconess Hospital
Former Affiliation
Spokane, WA

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Awards

National Gold Pin Recipient
Council of Osteopathic Student Government Presidents, 2012

Scholarship Recipient
Scaife Foundation, 2011

Dean’s List Distinction
University of Toronto

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Professional Memberships

American College of Physicians - ACP
Member

American College of Rheumatology - ACR
Member

Pennsylvania Rheumatology Society
Member

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Publications



Lecture

Another Case of Low Back Pain
2/8/2017
Spokane, WA

Neuropsychiatric Manifestations of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
1/20/2016
Spokane, WA

Abstract

Heroin and Proteinuria
American College of Physicians Regional Meeting
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11/2015
Seattle, WA

Another Case of Low Back Pain
Grand Rounds, Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center
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1/8./2017
Spokane, WA

Neuropsychiatric Manifestations of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Grand Rounds, Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center
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1/20/2016
Spokane, WA

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