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VA Boston Healthcare System

 

Rheumatology

Transparent rendition of a knee and its ligamentsWelcome to the VA Boston Rheumatology Clinic

Rheumatology provides diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the joints, soft tissues, and connective tissues. Our mission is to provide comprehensive, timely and state-of-the-art rheumatology care to the Veteran population and to provide a quality educational experience in the field of rheumatology to trainees at all levels including fellows, residents. Some of these rheumatic conditions include:

  • Arthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Lupus
  • Vasculitis
  • Myositis

We also treat regional musculoskeletal problems. Patient cases are managed by a multidisciplinary team to ensure continuity of care

Services: Appointments with the department of Rheumatology require a referral by your primary care physician.

Rheumatology clinics are available at each of our main campuses.

What can you expect from the Rheumatology Clinic?


What can you expect from the Rheumatology Clinic?

Locations and Clinical Hours

Jamaica Plain Campus

150 S. Huntington Avenue Boston, MA 02130
ACA Building, 2nd Floor, Rose Awning

Thursday, 8:00 am – 12:00 pm and 12:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Friday, 8:00 am- 12:00 pm
MSA: 857-364-5552

West Roxbury Campus

1400 VFW Parkway West Roxbury, MA 02132
Building 3, Ground Floor, Primary Care area

Mon, 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Tuesday 10 am – 12 pm
Weds, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 8:40 – 11:40 twice per month
MSA: 857-203-5480
Brockton Division

940 Belmont Street Brockton, MA 02301
Building 3, C313

Tuesday, 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
MSA: 774-826-3842

Causeway Community Based Outpatient Clinic

251 Causeway St. Boston, MA 02114
Second Floor, same location as mental health and primacy care

Monday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Phone: 857-364-5552

Medical Staff

Dr. Paul Monach

Chief, Rheumatology Section
Particular specialty: Vasculitis

Dr. Eugene Bacorro

Dr.Mittie Doyle

Dr. Maureen Dubreuil

Particular specialty: Psoriatic Arthritis, Ankylosing
Spondylitis

Dr. Caroline Eyvazzadeh

Dr. Maneet Kaur

Dr. Antonio Lazzari

Particular specialty: Osteoporosis

Dr. Matthew Liang

Research, with only occasional clinic as preceptor

Dr. Caryn Libbey

Particular specialty: Amyloidosis, Osteoporosis

Sharon A. Hoff, RN

Patient Education Materials

Be an informed patient, get healthier. Our goal of our Patient Education resources is to empower our veterans to take care of their health. We preset a list of useful patient education resources both from the VA and from other credible sources. The VA does not endorse or maintain non-VA materials or websites. We are continually expanding resources. Check back often for new materials

PTSD tied to autoimmune disorders

About Arthritis

VA Boston Researches the Evaluation, Treatment and Prevention of Veteran Osteoporosis

American College of Rheumatology

Arthritis Organization

Contact Info

Location

  • Brockton, West Roxbury and Jamaica Plain and Causeway

Contact Number(s)

  • 800-865-3384

Hours of Operation

  • Monday - Friday
    Varies by Location