Department of Medicine :
Division of Rheumatology

Rheumatology staff reviewing an X-Ray

The mission of the Division of Rheumatology is to provide excellence in medical care in our specialty areas, to contribute to the training of healthcare professionals to ensure the continued improvement in the health of West Virginians, and to participate in scientific research.

Mission and Goals

The Division of Rheumatology provides the most advanced care, diagnosis, and treatment for conditions of the bones, joints, and muscles. Our physicians are active in patient care, teaching and clinical research. Our clinic offices are located on the second floor in the Suncrest Towne Centre in Morgantown, West Virginia.

We provide patient care in the areas of

  • Ankylosing spondylitis
  • Bursitis
  • Chronic back pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gout
  • Inflammatory myopathies
  • Lupus
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Scleroderma
  • Sjogren’s syndrome
  • Tendonitis
  • Vasculitis

We participate very actively in educational efforts, including lectures to students, residents, fellows and patients in the Morgantown community and throughout the state of West Virginia.