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The rheumatologists in Kansas City at The University of Kansas Health System are experts in autoimmune, inflammatory and noninflammatory adult rheumatologic disorders of the joints and muscles. We offer comprehensive, state-of-the-art diagnosis and management of common and complex rheumatological conditions.

Rheumatological conditions we treat

  • Gout and pseudogout
  • Lupus (systemic lupus erythematosus)
  • Myositis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Polymyalgia rheumatica
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scleroderma
  • Sjogren’s syndrome
  • Spondyloarthropathies
  • Vasculitis
  • And more

As an academic medical center, we provide unique and advanced diagnostic studies and treatment options, along with resources and clinical trials that may not be available elsewhere.

All of our physicians are faculty members at the University of Kansas School of Medicine. As experts in their field, they teach medical students, residents and other healthcare professionals innovative approaches to diagnosing and treating diseases of the joints and muscles.

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Expert care for rheumatoid arthritis

The University of Kansas Health System offers comprehensive care for rheumatoid arthritis. In addition to rheumatologists, our collaborative care team includes specialists who can treat joint problems as well as specialists who can address related conditions in other parts of the body.

Learn more

To reach Rheumatology, call 913-588-3402.

Our rheumatology specialists

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Turning Point

Turning Point offers free classes, programs and tools designed to empower and educate people affected by chronic or serious illness.

Learn more about our services

Current patients can self-schedule care through MyChart. Don’t have a MyChart account? Sign up now to create one.


  • Center for Transplantation
    1. The University of Kansas Hospital
    • Center for Transplantation
    • 4000 Cambridge St., BH1134
    • Kansas City, KS 66160
    • Mon 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    • Tues 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    • Wed 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    • Thur 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    • Fri 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    • Sat Closed -
    • Sun Closed -
    Office Contact:
  • South Kansas City Medical Pavilion
    2. South Kansas City Medical Pavilion
    • 1000 E. 101st Terrace
    • Kansas City, MO 64131
    • Mon 7 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
    • Tues 7 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
    • Wed 7 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
    • Thur 7 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
    • Fri 7 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
    • Sat Closed -
    • Sun Closed -
    • HOL Closed -
    Office Contact:

Note: The South Kansas City Medical Pavilion offers infusion services.