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Howard Belmont, MD, Rheumatology, New York, NY, NYU Langone Hospitals


Rheumatology New York, NY

Lupus & Related, Scleroderma & Related, Vasculitis

Professor, Medicine, New York University School of Medicine

Overview of Dr. Belmont

Dr. Howard Belmont, MD is a rheumatologist in New York, New York. He is currently licensed to practice medicine in New York and Florida. He is affiliated with NYU Langone Hospitals.

Education & Training

  • NYU School of Medicine
    NYU School of MedicineFellowship, Rheumatology, 1983 - 1984
  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine
    Mount Sinai School of MedicineResidency, Internal Medicine, 1980 - 1983
  • University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
    University of Pittsburgh School of MedicineClass of 1980
  • Harvard College
    Harvard CollegeBA, Cum Laude, 1976

Certifications & Licensure

  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 2014 - 2022
  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 1981 - 2023
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Rheumatology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification EpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2012-2013
  • Super Doctor
  • Alpha Omega Alpha
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Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Factors Associated with First Thrombosis in Patients Presenting with Obstetric Antiphospholipid Syndrome in APS Alliance for Clinical Trials & International Networking...  
    Doruk Erkan, Michelle Petri, H Michael Belmont, Jason S Knight, BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology
  • Anal squamous cell carcinoma in two intravenous cyclophosphamide treated systemic lupus patients with human papilloma virus infection  
    Lydon EJ, Belmont HM, Lydon EJ, Belmont HM, 7/26/2013
  • Treatment of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus:2013  
    Belmont HM, Update Bulletin of NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, 1/1/2013
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Books/Book Chapters

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  • Long term follow-up of AVN natural history in cohort of SLE patients randomized to atorvostatin during high dose treatment
    Lydon E, Belmont HM, Arthritis and Rheumatism, 1/1/2013
  • Favorable response to belimumab at three months
    Shum K, Buyon JP, Belmont HM, Askanese A, Arthritis and Rheumatism, 1/1/2012
  • HPV as a Risk Factor for Perianal Squamous Cell Carcinoma in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
    Lydon E, Belmont HM, Arthritis and Rheumatism, 1/1/2010
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Grant Support

  • Clinical Trial: Lipitor To Prevent Avascular Necrosis In Systemic Lupus ErythemaNational Center For Research Resources2008
  • Lipitor To Prevent Avascular Necrosis In Systemic Lupus ErythematosusNational Center For Research Resources2004–2007

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna Whole Health Banner Health Network
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    BCBS Texas BlueChoice
    CIGNA Open Access
    Empire BCBS HMO
    Empire BCBS PPO
    First Health PPO
    Great West PPO
    Healthfirst New York
    Oxford Health Freedom
    Oxford Health Liberty
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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