Our health care team focuses on the evaluation and multi-disciplinary management of rheumatologic diseases.

Our areas of expertise include:

  • Arthritis including osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis
  • Vasculitis
  • Complement disorders
  • Musculoskeletal diseases
  • Systemic lupus erythematosus


Why Choose Us?

The University of Iowa is an international leader in arthritis treatment and research and has a national reputation for all of its rheumatology services. We have robust research programs in adult and pediatric arthritis and rheumatological disorders.

  • Both of the state's pediatric rheumatologists are at UI Stead Family Children’s Hospital.
  • The Ankle Arthritis Center was established in 1999 by the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and offers state-of-the-art diagnostic and therapeutic techniques for ankle arthritis.

Academic Departments that Provide Rheumatology Care

Health Topics

UI Health Care offers you additional information on these select rheumatology topics: