Nilofar Syed, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Department: Internal Medicine

Biography

Dr. Syed is from Cleveland, Ohio. She received her medical training at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, and completed her internal medicine residency at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. She returned to Cleveland for her rheumatology fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic. Her interests include clinical medicine, teaching, and research.

Education

Medical School Case Western Reserve University (2007)
Internship Brown University-Internal Medicine (2008), Internal Medicine
Residency Brown University-Internal Medicine (2010), Internal Medicine
Fellowship Cleveland Clinic Foundation (2013), Rheumatology

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interests

  • Gout
  • Myositis
  • Osteoarthritis (Localized or Primary)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)

Research Interests

  • Autoimmune diseases
  • Crystalline arthropathies
  • Polymyositis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Systemic sclerosis

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American College of Rheumatology (2011)