Dr. Thomas Martin Bush MD Rheumatologist

Dr. Thomas Bush is a rheumatologist in San Jose, California and is affiliated with Santa Clara Valley Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Stanford University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 33 years. Dr. Bush accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 3 doctors at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center who specialize in Rheumatology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Rheumatologist: General Rheumatology

Hospital Affiliation

Santa Clara Valley Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

University of Washington
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1981–1984

Santa Clara Valley Medical Center
Fellowship, Rheumatology, 1984–1986

Stanford University School of Medicine
Class of 1981

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 30 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 28 years in Rheumatology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Active and latent tuberculosis in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus living in the United States.
Chu, A.D., Polesky, A.H., Bhatia, G., Bush, T.M.

Prevalence of adult systemic lupus erythematosus in California and Pennsylvania in 2000: estimates obtained using hospitalization data.
Chakravarty, E.F., Bush, T.M., Manzi, S., Clarke, A.E., Ward, M.M.

Adverse interactions between herbal and dietary substances and prescription medications: a clinical survey.
Bush, T.M., Rayburn, K.S., Holloway, S.W., Sanchez-Yamamoto, D.S., Allen, B.L., Lam, T., So, B.K., Tran, D.H., Greyber, E.R., Kantor, S., Roth, L.W.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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