Education

Undergraduate Stanford University (1969)
Medical School St Louis University School of Medicine (1973), Medicine

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Abnormal Antinuclear Antibody (ANA) Titer
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Behcet's Syndrome
  • Calcinosis, Raynaud Phenomenon, Esophageal Dysmotility, Schlerodactyly & Telangiectasia (CREST) Syndrome
  • Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition (CPPD) Disease
  • Circumscribed Scleroderma
  • Connective Tissue Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Elevated Antinuclear Antibody (ANA)
  • Elevated Creatinine Kinase
  • Elevated Rheumatoid Factor
  • Episcleritis
  • Giant Cell Arteritis
  • Gout
  • Inflammatory Arthritis
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Joint Pain & Swelling
  • Lupus
  • Mixed Connective Tissue Disease
  • Myositis
  • PolyArthralgia
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica
  • Polymyositis - Rheumatology Conditions
  • Positive Antinuclear Antibody (ANA)
  • Pseudogout
  • Psoriatic, Reactive & Temporal Arthritis
  • Raynaud Syndrome
  • Relapsing Polychondritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Scleroderma
  • Rheumatologic Autoimmune Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Scleritis
  • Sjogren's Disease
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Uveitis
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Fellow, American College of Rheumatology
  • Member, Southern California Rheumatology Society