Clinical Care

The Division of Rheumatology faculty provides clinical services in rheumatology through UK HealthCare at the UK Chandler Hospital, Kentucky Children's Hospital, Kentucky Clinic, and bimonthly clinics in the Rockcastle Regional Hospital and Respiratory Care Center in Mount Vernon, KY. The faculty also provides clinical services in rheumatology at the Lexington VA Medical Center.

To set up an appointment, call the clinic at 859-323-6700. Once an appointment has been set up, providers can download, print and fax our Rheumatology Consult Form, and fax all medical records to 859-218-7511.

The Rheumatology Clinic treats the following disorders (but is not necessarily limited to):

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
  • Scleroderma (Systemic Sclerosis)
  • Polymyositis/Dermatomyositis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Temporal or Giant Cell Arteritis and Polymyalgia Rheumatica
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica
  • Granulomatosis with polyangiitis
  • Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Reactive Arthritis
  • Arthritis associated with Crohn's Disease or Ulcerative Colitis
  • Behcet's Syndrome
  • Takayasu's Arteritis and other forms of vasculitis
  • Gout and Pseudogout


Location: The Rheumatology Clinic is located at 135 East Maxwell Street, Suite 401; the fourth floor of the Good Samaritan Professional Arts Center Buliding in Lexington, KY. The clinic is currently adjoined with the Division of Nephrology. For directions to the clinic, please visit

         Hours: The clinic operates from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday – Friday.