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Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology at UPMC

UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside is ranked among the nation's leading hospitals for rheumatology care in the U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals survey. The rheumatology program has a tradition of excellence in patient care, education, and research going back 50 years.

Our clinicians provide comprehensive care for patients with rheumatic diseases, including:

In addition to treating patients, our faculty members study these conditions in both clinical and laboratory research. Learn about the department's research and educational activities.​

Contact UPMC Rheumatology and Immunology

Call 1-800-533-UPMC (8762) to make an appointment at a UPMC Rheumatology location near you.

Additional Resources

See our rheumatology and clinical immunology research and educational activities.

View UPMC's Rheumatology US News Ranking 

UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside is consistently ranked among the nation's best hospitals ​by U.S. News & World Report. 

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For help in finding a doctor or health service that suits your needs, call the UPMC Referral Service at 412-647-UPMC (8762) or 1-800-533-UPMC (8762). Select option 1.

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