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    Rheumatology

    Interim Chief: Kristine Lohr, MD  

    Physician referral, phone consults, hospital transfers • Call UK•MDs: 800-888-5533
    Fax: 859-323-4607 or 859-257-6325

    The Division of Rheumatology offers expertise in the diagnosis and management of arthritis and connective tissue diseases. Individualized programs are developed to improve mobility, prevent disability and enable patients to cope with their diseases.

    For patient appointments: 859-323-6700    Fax: 859-218-7511

    To refer a patient, complete and submit this form (PDF, 414 KB).


  • Specialties

    • Ankylosing spondylitis
    • Arthritis associated with Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis
    • Behçet’s disease
    • Connective tissue diseases
    • Dermatomyositis
    • Giant cell arteritis
    • Gout & pseudogout
    • Granulomatosis with polyangiitis
    • Polyarteritis nodosa
    • Polymyalgia rheumatica
    • Polymyositis
    • Psoriatic arthritis
    • Reactive arthritis
    • Rheumatoid arthritis
    • Scleroderma (systemic sclerosis)
    • Sjögren’s syndrome
    • Systemic lupus (erythematosus)
    • Temporal arteritis
    • Vasculitis
  • Clinic locations 

  • UK Good Samaritan Professional Arts Center
    Suite 401
    135 E. Maxwell St.
    Lexington KY 40508-2640

    Call 866-940-4938


    Rockcastle Regional Hospital and Respiratory Care Center
    145 Newcomb Ave.
    Mt. Vernon KY 40456

    Call 606-256-2195

  • Mailing address

    Department of Internal Medicine
    Division of Rheumatology
    Kentucky Clinic, J511 
    740 S. Limestone
    Lexington KY 40536