Ranked among the top rheumatology programs by U.S. News & World Report
Duke is a leader in the evaluation and treatment of patients suffering from a broad spectrum of rheumatologic and immunologic disorders, including:
Designated an Autoimmunity Center of Excellence by the National Institutes of Health, Duke’s highly skilled specialists see some 15,000 patients annually.
Because inflammatory and immune disorders can affect many systems in the body, our clinicians also partner with specialists throughout Duke Medicine to provide each patient with appropriate, comprehensive care. We strive to help patients achieve their optimal quality of life by incorporating the most current, evidence-based therapies into their care.
Duke is also recognized leader in rheumatology and immunology research. Our scientists are involved in ongoing studies aimed at better understanding the mechanisms behind inflammatory and autoimmune disorders -- as well as in clinical trials that provide valuable insight into the development of more effective treatments.
To learn more about rheumatology and immunology services at Duke, or to get a referral or schedule an appointment with a rheumatologist, call 919-613-ACHE (919-613-2243) locally or 888-ASK-DUKE (888-275-3853) toll-free.
Patients must be referred by their primary care provider for an appointment with a rheumatologist in our division. Please ask your doctor’s office to call 919-613-2243, Option 1, to schedule your appointment.