Rheumatology & Immunology Clinical Program

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The Vanderbilt Rheumatology Clinic Providers care for patients with complex multi-system autoimmune diseases, inflammatory arthritis, osteoporosis and musculoskeletal disorders.

Each patient receives state-of-the-art treatment coordinated with outstanding faculty in several specialties.  Our faculty conduct research in a number of different rheumatic diseases, which gives our patients  access to new treatments.  As faculty in the Vanderbilt School of Medicine, we help train the next generation of doctors to care for patients with rheumatic diseases.


  • Leslie J. Crofford, M.D.

    Leslie J. Crofford, M.D.

    Wilson Family Chair in Medicine
    Director, Division of Rheumatology & Immunology
    Professor of Medicine
    Professor of Pathology, Microbiology & Immunology
    Best Doctors in America, 2017
    Top Doctors in America, 2017

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