John Nitsche, MD, Rheumatology, Metairie, LA, East Jefferson General Hospital


Rheumatology Metairie, LA

Musculoskeletal Ultrasonographer and practice accredited by the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM)

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  • I am a a Rheumatologist and Immunologist. I am also a registered Sonographer in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound. I have an interest in the broad field of musculloskeletal medicine. I have a special interest in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

Education & Training

  • Rush University Medical Center
    Rush University Medical CenterFellowship, Immunology, 1982 - 1983
  • Scripps Clinic
    Scripps ClinicFellowship, Rheumatology, 1980 - 1982
  • Tulane University
    Tulane UniversityResidency, Internal Medicine, 1977 - 1980
  • Drexel University College of Medicine
    Drexel University College of MedicineClass of 1977

Certifications & Licensure

  • IL State Medical License
    IL State Medical License 1982 - 1984
  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 1980 - Present
  • LA State Medical License
    LA State Medical License 1977 - 2021
  • American Board of Allergy and Immunology Allergy & Immunology
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Rheumatology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Fellow (FACR) American College of Rheumatology

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