Education

Medical School
University of Jordan Faculty of Medicine (1995)
Internship
Jordan University Hospital (1996)
Residency
Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island (1999)
Fellowship
Boston University/Roger Williams Medical Center (2001)

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • ANCA-associated Vasculitis
  • Ankylosing Arthritis (Site Other Than Spine)
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosis Spondylitis
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis with Ulcerative Colitis or Crohn's related Disease
  • Behcet's Syndrome
  • Butterfly Rash - Malar Rash
  • Calcinosis, Raynaud Phenomenon, Esophageal Dysmotility, Schlerodactyly & Telangiectasia (CREST) Syndrome
  • Collagen Vascular Disease
  • Connective Tissue Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Elevated C Reactive Protein (CRP)
  • Elevated Creatine Phosphokinase (CPK)
  • Elevated Rheumatoid Factor (RF)
  • Elevated Sedimentation Rate (ESR)
  • Episcleritis
  • Giant Cell Arteritis
  • Gout
  • Hand & Foot Swelling/Pain
  • Inflammatory Arthritis
  • Inflammatory Back Pain
  • Inflammatory Bowel Arthritis
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Joint Pain & Swelling
  • Lupus Nephritis
  • Mixed Connective Tissue Disease
  • New Onset Joint Pain
  • Osteoarthritis (Localized or Primary)
  • Overlap Syndromes
  • Polyarteritis Nodosum
  • PolyArthralgia
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica
  • Polymyositis
  • Polymyositis - Rheumatology Conditions
  • Positive Antinuclear Antibody (ANA)
  • Positive CCP Test
  • Positive HLA Antigen Test
  • Pseudogout
  • Psoriatic & Reactive Arthritis
  • Psoriatic, Reactive & Temporal Arthritis
  • Raynaud Syndrome
  • Reiter's Syndrome
  • Relapsing Polychondritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Seronegative Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • SICCA Syndrome
  • Sjogren's Disease
  • Spondylosis
  • Synovitis
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Takayasu's Arteritis
  • Undifferentiated Connective Disease
  • Uveitis
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis