Patient Care

To make an appointment or refer a patient, please call 314-286-2635.


The Rheumatology Division within the Department of Medicine at Washington University School of Medicine is proud to provide excellent medical care to its patients. We evaluate and treat a multitude of rheumatologic conditions including:

  • Cerebroretinal vasculopathy (CRV)
  • Gout and pseudogout
  • Inflammatory myopathies
  • Lupus (Systemic lupus erythematosus)
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scleroderma
  • Sjogren’s
  • Vasculitis

For medical professionals

If you are a medical professional and would like to refer your patient to our clinic, please download this referral paperwork (pdf).

Specialty clinics

The division conducts several specialized clinics to accommodate the needs of its patients.

Lupus Clinic

Our Lupus Clinic offers integrated comprehensive care to our patients with systemic lupus erythematosus. By integrated, we work to coordinate their office visits with our renal, dermatology and obstetrics/gynecology teams. We also have a dedicated procedure clinic where our second-year fellows perform ultrasound guided procedures under the supervision of our faculty who have trained in ultrasound.

Center for Arthritis and Related Diseases

The division is home to the newly developed Center for Arthritis and Related Diseases that seeks to integrate all aspects of arthritis patient care, education and research with the many different types of expertise at Washington University.