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Rheumatology

Clinical research aims to optimize the treatment
of juvenile arthritis through diverse projects.

Pediatric Rheumatology diagnoses and treats children with autoimmune disorders, including juvenile arthritis, lupus, myositis, scleroderma, and various vasculitides.  A variety of treatment options are available from intraarticular corticosteroid joint injections to newer biologic agents that target inflammatory cytokines. Laboratory research in the division covers basic mechanisms of T lymphocyte function. Clinical research aims to optimize the treatment of juvenile arthritis through diverse projects.

Division contact:
Wendy Baker, Administrative Supervisor
wbaker@peds.uab.edu This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Hours: Monday–Friday, 8 a.m –4:30 p.m.

Office and Appointments: 205-638-9438
Fax: 205-996-6545

After hours, weekends, and holidays:
Physician on call, contact CHA operator 205-638-9100

Clinic & Infusion Suite Location:
1601 4th Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35233

Parking Deck:
2nd floor deck, entrance on 16th Street between 4th and 5th Avenues South




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