Internal Medicine and Rheumatology

Timothy Merle Spiegel , MD

Spiegel Timothy M Office
1919 State St Ste 306
Santa Barbara, CA 93101

(805) 682-5752


Dr. Timothy Spiegel has been a member of the Arthritis Foundation since 1978. He served on the LA chapter of the foundation as a member of the Medical and Scientific committee. Prior to his membership, Dr. Spiegel attended Duke University and UNC in Chapel Hill Medical School. His fellowship was completed at the UCLA School of Medicine. During his 10 years as full time faculty at UCLA, Dr. Spiegel published over 40 papers and edited the textbook, “Practical Rheumatology.” Dr. Spiegel has been practicing medicine in Santa Barbara for over 25 years. Aside from practicing he is a clinical professor for USC Keck School of Medicine through Cottage Hospital where he teaches residents.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 49 Years

Languages Spoken: Spanish and English


Internal Medicine and Rheumatology

Hospital Affiliations

  • Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital

Education and Training

Medical School
University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill School Of Medicine,University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill School Of Medicine Graduated in 1973

Main Location

Fax: (805) 568-2843
Website: Not available
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:30 AM-12:00 PM

Insurance Plans Accepted

Please verify insurance information directly with your doctor’s office as it may change frequently.
  • Anthem Advantage HMO
  • BC CA California Care Small Group HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
  • Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
  • Blue Cross CA California Care Large Group HMO
  • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Individual
  • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Large Group
  • Blue Cross CA Select HMO
  • Blue Cross CA Select Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield CA Access Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield CA Bronze 60 PPO SHOP
  • Blue Shield CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
  • Blue Shield CA Platinum Access+ HMO 25
  • Blue Shield CA PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Silver 70 PPO
  • BS CA Platinum 90 PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Health Net CA HMO
  • Health Net CA HMO Employer Group
  • Health Net CA HMO Whole Care Network
  • Health Net CA HMO Wholecare
  • Health Net CA PPO
  • Health Net PureCare One EPO Individual & Family Plan
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana National POS
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Nexus Open Access
  • UHC Options PPO
  • UHC Signature Value Focus
  • UHC SignatureValue Flex1
  • UHC SignatureValue Focus
  • UHC SV Flex Tier 3
  • UHC West SignatureValue Advantage HMO Value Network
  • UHC West SignatureValue HMO