The Division of Rheumatology and Immunology is interested in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases that affect the joints, connective tissues diseases, and autoimmune diseases. Areas of expertise include rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, gout and systemic lupus erythematosus.Six board-certified academic rheumatologists and four fellows make up the Division of Rheumatology and Molecular Immunology, which provides rheumatological consultative services to the community, the Medical Center, the University Medical Pavilion and the G.V. "Sonny" Montgomery Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center. In addition, the division is actively involved in academic and research activities in a broad spectrum of rheumatological and immunological avenues.
The Division of Rheumatology provides the following clinical services: