Welcome From Dr. Rosenthal
Welcome to the Rheumatology Division's website. We are so glad that you stopped by!! We are a group of physicians, nurses, and support staff dedicated to the care of people with musculoskeletal diseases, including arthritis, connective tissues diseases, vasculitis, and other diseases of the bones and joints. In addition to caring for our patients, our faculty participates in clinical trials of novel therapies for arthritis. We also have active research programs in osteoarthritis, calcium crystal arthritis, scleroderma, myositis, and lupus.
Please let us know how we can assist you. We look forward to meeting you in person!
One of the features on our website for your convenience is a secure on-line donation area for those who wish to support the rheumatology mission. Please visit our giving web site for more information.
Accolades & Awards
Best Doctors 2013
Dr. M. Cronin
Dr. M.E. Csuka
Dr. P. Halverson
Dr. A. Rosenthal
Dr. L. Ryan
Konstantinos Parperis, MD has been chose to receive one of the 2013 MCWAH Research Awards. Congratulations Dr. Parperis!!
Lawrence M. Ryan, MD, Professor of Medicine (Rheumatology), was elected a Master in the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) and was officially inducted at the national ACR meeting in Washington, D.C. in November 2012.
Recognition as a Master is one of the highest honors the ACR bestows. Dr. Ryan was recognized for his pioneering contributions to our understanding of calcium pyrophosphate deposition disease, his exemplary patient care, and his profound influence on several generations of trainees.