Scleroderma Clinics and Centers

The Scleroderma Research Foundation offers the following information as a service to patients. Please note that we have no official affiliation with any patient care facility.

To be added to this list or to report changes in information, please call 1-800-441-CURE (2873) between 9:00 AM and 5:00 PM Pacific Standard Time.



ALABAMA

The University of Alabama at Birmingham

Kirklin Clinic

Department of Rheumatology
2000 6th Avenue South, Third Floor
Birmingham, AL 35233

Clinic Hours
Monday – Friday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Contact Information
Appointments: 205-934-7438
Phone: 205-801-8191

Web: http://www.uabmedicine.org

Participating Physician
Barri J. Fessler, MD

Pediatric Rheumatology
Children's Park Place
1601 4th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35249

Contact Information
Phone: 205-934-9999

Participating Physicians
Timothy G. Beukelman, MD
Randall Q. Cron, MD, PhD
Peter Weiser, MD



ARIZONA

Mayo Clinic Scottsdale

Scleroderma Clinic, Division of Rheumatology
13400 E. Shea Boulevard
Scottsdale, AZ 85259

Clinic Hours
Monday – Friday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Contact Information
Phone: 480-301-8000 (General Information)
Toll Free: 800-446-2279
Web: http://www.mayoclinic.org/rheumatology-sct/

Participating Physicians
Leroy Griffing, MD



CALIFORNIA

Stanford University Autoimmune Center

Department of Dermatology
450 Broadway Street
Pavilion B, 4th Floor
Redwood City, CA 94063

Clinic Hours
Monday mornings and afternoons

Contact Information
Phone: 650-723-6316
Fax: 650-721-3476
Web: http://stanfordhospital.org/autoimmune

Participating Physicians
Lorinda Chung, MD, MS
David Fiorentino, MD, PhD

 

University of California, San Francisco Scleroderma Center

400 Parnassus Avenue, Floor B-1
San Francisco, CA 94143

Clinic Hours
Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
(Must be referred by physician)

Contact Information
Phone: 415-353-2499
Fax: 415-353-2530
Web: http://www.ucsfhealth.org/clinics/scleroderma/

Participating Physicians
Coordinating Investigator: Kari Connolly, MD
Andrew J. Gross, MD
Lianne Gensler, MD

 

UCLA

Department of Rheumatology
Peter Morton Medical Building
UCLA Medical Specialties Suite
200 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 365-B
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Clinic Hours
Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Contact Information
Phone: 310-825-2448
Web: http://rheumatology.ucla.edu/

Participating Physicians
Philip Clements, MD, Professor of Medicine
Daniel E. Furst, MD
Suzanne Kafaja, MD
Jennifer King, MD
Ram Raj Singh, MD



COLORADO

National Jewish Health

1400 Jackson Street
Denver, CO 80206

Clinic Hours
Vary with physician

Contact Information
Phone: 877-225-5654
Phone: 800-222-5864 (New Patients)
Fax: 303-398-1355
Web: http://www.nationaljewish.org/about/depts/medicine/rheum-endo-gastro/

Participating Physicians
Aryeh Fischer, MD

 

Rheumatology Practice, University of Colorado Hospital
UCH Anschutz Outpatient Pavilion

1635 Aurora Court
Aurora, CO 80045

Clinic Hours
Vary with physician

Contact Information
Phone: 720-848-1940
Fax: 720-848-1947

Web: http://ucdenver.edu/academics/colleges/medicalschool/departments/medicine/Rheumatology/Pages/PATIENT_CARE.aspx

 

Participating Physicians
Aryeh Fischer, MD
Jason Kolfenbach, MD



CONNECTICUT

New England Musculoskeletal Institute

Medical Arts & Research Building

University of Connecticut Health Center

263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-1310

Clinic Hours
Monday – Friday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Contact Information
Phone: 860-679-2160
Fax: 860-679-1422
Web: http://nemsi.uchc.edu/clinical_services/rheumatology/index.html

Participating Physicians
Naomi F. Rothfield, MD
Santhanam Lakshminarayanan, MD



DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

Georgetown University Hospital

Department of Rheumatology
Pasquerilla Health Care Center (PHC), 3rd Floor
3800 Reservoir Road NW
Washington, DC 20007

Clinic Hours
Tuesday 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Wednesday 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Contact Information
Phone: 202-444-6200 (General Information)
Fax: 877-625-1471
Web: http://georgetownuniversityhospital.org/body.cfm?id=476

Participating Physician
Virginia Steen, MD



FLORIDA

Cleveland Clinic Florida

2950 Cleveland Clinic Boulevard
Weston, FL 33331

Clinic Hours
Monday-Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Contact Information
Phone: 954-659-5000
Appointments: 954-659-5124
Web: http://www.clevelandclinicflorida.org /body.cfm?id=476

Participating Physician
Carmel Celestin, MD
Darron Digiulio, DO
Hossam Elzawawy, MD
Mehrdad Farid, MD
Gustavo Ferrer, MD
David Friedman, MD
Jinesh Mehta, MD
Viviana Navas, MD
Gian Novarro, MD
Rute Paixao, MD
Franck Rahaghi, MD
Alison Schneider, MD
Kari Sutter, MD

ILLINOIS

University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center

Outpatient Care Clinic
1801 West Taylor Street – 3A
Chicago, IL 60612

Clinic Hours
Mondays 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Tuesday – Friday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Contact Information
Phone: 312-355-1700
Phone: 312-996-1682
Web: http://uillinoismedcenter.org/Patient_Care_Services/Rheumatology.html

Participating Physicians
Shiva Arami, MD
Nadera J. Sweiss, MD
Suncica Volkov, MD

 

Northwestern Scleroderma Program

Galter Pavilion (at Northwestern Memorial Hospital)
Division of Rheumatology
675 North St. Clair, Suite 14-100
Chicago, Illinois 60611

Contact Information
Phone: 312-503-1137 New Patients
Phone: 312-695-8628 Returning Patients
Fax: 312-926-2967
Web: http://www.scleroderma.northwestern.edu/

Participating Physicians
John Varga, MD
Monique E. Hinchcliff, MD, MS
James Schroeder, MD

 

The University of Chicago

Rheumatology Clinic
Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine, 4C
5758 South Maryland Avenue, MC 4055
Chicago, IL 60037

Clinic Hours
Monday – Friday 8:00 AM –5:00 PM

Contact Information
Phone: 773-702-6119
Fax: 773-702-8702
Web: http://www.uchospitals.edu/specialties/rheumatology/

Participating Physicians
Tammy Utset, MD
Linda Wagner-Weiner, MD (Pediatric Rheumatology)



INDIANA

University of Indiana School of Medicine

Division of Rheumatology
550 N. University Blvd., Suite 2180
Indianapolis, IN 46202-5100

Contact Information
Phone: 317-944-7718
Fax: 317-944-1289
Web: http://www.medicine.iupui.edu/Rheu

Participating Physician
Mary Jacobs, MD



LOUISIANA

Louisiana State University Health Services Center

Center of Excellence of Arthritis and Rheumatology
1501 Kings Highway
Shreveport, LA 71130

Clinic Hours
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday appointments 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Contact Information
Phone: 318-813-2500
Fax: 318-675-6987
Web: http://www.lsuhscshreveport.edu/LSUMedicalCenter/LSUMedicalCenterHome.aspx

Participating Physician
Samina Hayat, MD



MARYLAND

Johns Hopkins University

Johns Hopkins Scleroderma Center
5501 Hopkins Bayview Circle, Room 1B32
Baltimore, MD 21224

Clinic Hours
Monday – Friday 9:00 AM -3:30 PM

Contact Information
Phone: 410-550-7715
Fax: 410-550-1363
Web: http://www.hopkinsscleroderma.org

Participating Physicians
Fredrick M. Wigley, MD
Laura Hummers, MD
Francesco Boin, MD
Zsuzsanna McMahan, MD
Ami A. Shah, MD



MASSACHUSETTS

University of Massachusetts Medical School

UMass Memorial Medical Center
Rheumatology Center
119 Belmont Street
Worcester MA 01605

Clinic Hours
Monday – Friday 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM (appointment hours vary with physicians)

Contact Information
Phone: 508-334-5224
Toll Free: 800-431-5151
Fax: 508-334-6038
Web: http://www.umassmemorial.org/MedicalCenterIP.cfm?id=2468

Participating Physicians
Beata Cieslak-Skowronska, MD
Ellen Gravallese, MD, Chief, Rheumatology

 

Boston University School of Medicine

Scleroderma Clinical Program
Shapiro Center
725 Albany Street, Suite 7B
Boston, MA 02118

Clinic Hours
Vary with physician

Contact Information
Phone: 617-638-4312
Fax: 617-638-7454
Appointments email: mlkemp@bu.edu
Web: http://www.bumc.bu.edu/rheumatology/scleroderma/

Participating Physicians
Robert Simms, MD, Professor of Medicine, Section Chief
Robert Lafyatis, MD, Professor of Medicine, Director CORT Project
Michael York, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine
Eugene Kissin, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine



MICHIGAN

University of Michigan Health System Rheumatology/Scleroderma Clinics

1500 E. Medical Center Drive
3rd Level Taubman Center - Clinic Areas A & C
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-0370

Clinic Hours
Monday – Friday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM (appointment hours vary with physician)
Physician referral required

Contact Information
Phone: 734-647-5900
Toll Free: 888-229-3065
Fax: 734-763-5761
Web: www.med.umich.edu/scleroderma

Participating Physicians
Dinesh Khanna, MD, MS, Director
Kristine Phillips, MD, PhD
Elena Schiopu, MD
Mona Trivedi, MD

 

Michigan State University

West Michigan Rheumatology
1155 East Paris SE, Suite 100
Grand Rapids, MI 49546

Clinic Hours
Monday - Thursday: 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM (Closed 12:15 – 1:15 PM daily)
Friday: 8:00 AM - 12:00 Noon

Contact Information
Phone: 616-459-8088
Fax: 616-459-8312
Web: http://mi-arthritis.com/about-us

Participating Physicians
Richard W. Martin, MD, MA



MINNESOTA

University of Minnesota Medical School

Scleroderma Clinic
Division of Rheumatic & Autoimmune Diseases
516 Delaware Street SE
Phillips-Wagensteen Building, Second Floor, Specialty Clinic 2A
Minneapolis, MN 55445

Clinic Hours
Monday – Friday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Contact Information
Phone: 612-626-6100, option 2
Fax: 612-884-0659
Web: http://www.umphysicians.org/Clinics/rheumatology-clinic/

Participating Physicians
Jerry Molitor, MD, PhD



NEW JERSEY

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey

Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Scleroderma Program
Clinical Academic Building (CAB)
125 Paterson Street, Suite 5200
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Clinic Hours
Vary with physician

Contact Information
Phone: 732-235-7217, option 1
Fax: 732-235-6526
Web: http://umg.umdnj.edu/public/clinical_services/program.asp?dept=medicine&program=rheum/sp

Participating Physician
Vivien Hsu, MD



NEW YORK

Hospital for Special Surgery

Scleroderma, Vasculitis and Myositis Center
525 East 71st Street, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10021

Clinic Hours
Vary with physician

Contact Information
Phone: 212-774-2048
Fax: 212-774-2358
Web: http://www.hss.edu/scleroderma-vasculitis-center.asp

Participating Physicians
Jessica Gordon, MD
Robert Spiera, MD, Director
Stephen Di Martino, MD, PhD

 

North Shore University Hospital – Long Island Jewish Health System

The Scleroderma and Raynaud's Treatment Center
300 Community Drive
Manhasset, NY 11030

Clinic Hours
Monday - Friday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Contact Information
Phone: 516-562-0100
Phone: 516-708-2550
Fax: 516-708-2597
Web: http://www.northshorelij.com/NSLIJ/Centers+and+Services+Rheumatology

Participating Physicians
Avram Goldberg, MD

 

The Center for Rheumatology

1367 Washington Avenue, Suite 101
Albany, NY 12206

Clinic Hours
Vary with physician

Contact Information
Phone: 518-489-4471 (specify scleroderma clinic)
Fax: 518-489-4506

Participating Physician
Lee S. Shapiro, MD



NORTH CAROLINA

Duke Scleroderma Research Center

2F, 200 Trent Drive
Durham, NC 27710

Clinic Hours
Vary with physician

Contact Information
Phone: 919-613-2243
Phone: 888-275-3853
Fax: 919-684-8358
Web: http://www.dukehealth.org/services/rheumatology_and_immunology/programs/scleroderma

Participating Physicians
E. William St. Clair, MD
Megan E.B. Clowse, MD
Lisa G. Criscione-Schreiber, MD
Mala Kaul, MD, MHS
Robert T. Keenan, MD

 

Duke University Medical Center

Duke Pulmonary Medicine
Duke Clinic 2F/2G
200 Trent Drive
Durham, NC 27710

Clinic Hours
Vary with physician

Contact Information
Phone: 919-668-7630
Phone: 888-275-3853
Web: http://www.dukehealth.org/services/pulmonology/about

Participating Physician
Victor F. Tapson, MD



PENNSYLVANIA

Thomas Jefferson University Scleroderma Center

Department of Dermatology
The Scleroderma Center
833 Chestnut Street, Suite 740
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Clinic Hours
Vary with physician

Contact Information
Toll Free: 800-533-3669
Phone: 215-955-6680
Fax: 215-923-4649
Web: http://www.jeffersonhospital.org/departments-and-services/scleroderma-center.aspx

Participating Physician
Sergio A. Jimenez, MD, MACR, Director Scleroderma Center

 

UPMC and University of Pittsburgh Scleroderma Center

Falk Medical Building
Arthritis and Autoimmune Center
3601 Fifth Avenue, Suite 2B
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Clinic Hours
Monday - Friday 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Contact Information
Telephone: 412-647-6700
Fax: 412-383-8864
Web: http://www.dept-med.pitt.edu/rheum/scleroderma.html

Web: http://www.dom.pitt.edu.rheum/sclero.faculty_staff.html

Participating Physicians
Thomas A. Medsger, Jr., MD
Robyn T. Domsic, MD
Kathryn S. Torok, MD

 

University of Pittsburgh, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh

Pediatric Rheumatology Department
One Children’s Hospital Drive
4401 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15224

Clinic Hours
Monday - Friday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Tuesdays: Pediatric Scleroderma Clinic

Contact Information
Phone: 412-692-5081
Fax: 412-692-5054

Participating Physician
Kathryn S. Torok, MD



SOUTH CAROLINA

Medical University of South Carolina

Division of Rheumatology
135 Rutledge Avenue, 5th Floor
Charleston, SC 29425

Clinic Hours
Monday - Friday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Contact Information
Phone: 843-792-9200,br />Fax: 843-792-2053
Web: http://clinicaldepartments.musc.edu/medicine/divisions/rheumatology

Participating Physicians
Richard M. Silver, MD
Edwin A. Smith, MD

Faye N. Hant, DO
Holly Mitchell, MD



TENNESSEE

UT Medical Group

Memphis Medical Center
956 Court Avenue, Coleman G326
Memphis, TN 38103-2822

Clinic Hours
Vary by physician

Contact Information
Phone: 901-448-5775
Fax: 901-448-7265
Web: http://www.utmedicalgroup.com/Medicine/Rheumatology/index.php

Participating Physicians
Arnold Postlethwaite, MD



TEXAS

University of Texas Rheumatology Clinic

6410 Fannin, Suite 600
Houston, TX 77030

Clinic Hours
Monday - Friday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Contact Information
Phone: 713-486-3100 (appointments)
Phone: 832-325-7191
Web: http://www.utphysicians.com/1177/rheumatology/

Participating Physicians
Maureen Mayes, MD
Filemon Tan, MD



UTAH

University of Utah Systemic Sclerosis Clinic

Rheumatology, Clinic Two
50 N. Medical Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Clinic Hours
Monday - Friday 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Contact Information
Phone: 801-581-7724
Web: http://medicine.utah.edu/internalmedicine/rheumatology/sclerosis.php

Participating Physician
Tracy M. Frech, MD



WASHINGTON

Virginia Mason Medical Center

Rheumatology Clinic
6th Floor, Lindeman Building
1100 9th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98101

Clinic Hours
Monday - Friday 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Contact Information
Phone: 206-223-6824
Web: https://www.virginiamason.org/RheumatologyServices

Participating Physicians
Jeffrey S. Carlin, MD

The Rheumatology Clinic at the University of Washington Medical Clinic

1959 NE Pacific Street
Seattle, WA 98195

Clinic Hours
Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Contact Information
Phone: 206-598-3300
Fax: 206-598-3621
Web: http://uwmedicine.washington.edu/patient-care/our-services/find-a-clinic/pages/clinic.aspx?clinicid=114

Participating Physicians
Stanford Peng, MD, PhD, FACP, RMSK
Wayne H. Tsuji, MD
Mark Wener, MD