• Rheumatology

    UK 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. 

    New location, effective August 3, 2015! See location tab below. 

    Patient appointments

    Request an appointment online or call 859-323-6700.   

    To refer a patient, complete and submit this form.

  • Specialties

    Many diseases treated by UK Rheumatology, such as rheumatoid arthritis, are often more common and more severe in women than in men. Our expert physicians provide diagnosis and management of arthritis and connective tissue (rheumatic) diseases including: 

    • Ankylosing spondylitis
    • Gout
    • Immune complex disease
    • Infectious arthritis
    • Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
    • Polyarteritis nodosa 
    • Polymyalgia rheumatica
    • Psoriatic arthritis
    • Reactive arthritis
    • Rheumatoid arthritis
    • Systemic lupus
    • Scleroderma
    • Sjogren's syndrome
    • Psoriatic arthritis
    • Granulomatosis with polyangiitis
    • Vasculitis
  • Clinic location

    Kentucky Clinic | Directions » 
    B218, Second Floor 
    740 S. Limestone 
    Lexington KY 40536  

    New location effective August 3!

    UK Good Samaritan Hospital | Directions » 
    Professional Arts Center
    135 E. Maxwell St., Suite 401
    Lexington KY 40508

    View a map and directions to this locations (PDF, 536 KB) » 

    Other location

    Rockcastle Regional Hospital and Respiratory Care Center | Directions »
    Medical Arts Building
    140A Newcomb Ave.
    Mt. Vernon KY 40456
    866-940-4938 (toll free) 

  • Our Team

    Neda Wafford, MSN, APRN