Rheumatologists at Penn Medicine are committed to providing the best clinical care for patients. Penn physicians are experts in the diagnosis and treatment of both routine and uncommon rheumatologic conditions.
Penn rheumatologists are known nationally and internationally for their clinical expertise and research scholarship. Many faculty members serve as chairs and committee members of national and international rheumatology organizations including the American Association of Immunologists, the American College of Rheumatology and the National Institute of Arthritis, Skin and Musculoskeletal Diseases.
Rheumatology at Penn Medicine has a long and distinguished history. Penn physicians pioneered the study of arthritis and wrote many of the early American textbooks on rheumatic diseases. This rich tradition of clinical excellence continues today. Penn rheumatologists evaluate and treat autoimmune diseases and conditions of the musculoskeletal system. Their driving mission is to deliver outstanding care to patients, superior education to trainees and to further the advancement of rheumatology treatment through research.