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Karmela Chan, MD, Rheumatology, New York, NY, Hospital for Special Surgery

KarmelaChanMD

Rheumatology New York, NY

Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis & Related, Spondyloarthropathy

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Summary

  • Dr. Karmela Chan is an assistant attending rheumatologist at Hospital for Special Surgery and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and an assistant professor of medicine at Weill Cornell Medical. Her areas of interest are checkpoint inhibitor-associated arthritis and autoimmune eye disease.

Education & Training

  • UMass Chan Medical School
    UMass Chan Medical SchoolFellowship, Rheumatology, 2007 - 2009
  • University of Connecticut School of Medicine
    University of Connecticut School of MedicineResidency, Internal Medicine, 2004 - 2007
  • University of Santo Tomas
    University of Santo TomasClass of 2001

Certifications & Licensure

  • CT State Medical License
    CT State Medical License 2020 - 2022
  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 2016 - 2023
  • RI State Medical License
    RI State Medical License 2009 - 2018
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Rheumatology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Regional Top Doc 2015-2016
  • Fellow (FACR) American College of Rheumatology

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Press Mentions

  • The 10 Worst Side Effects of Ankylosing Spondylitis, and How to Cope with Them
    The 10 Worst Side Effects of Ankylosing Spondylitis, and How to Cope with ThemMarch 11th, 2019
  • How Twitter Amplifies My Doctor and Human Voice
    How Twitter Amplifies My Doctor and Human VoiceDecember 4th, 2020
  • 6 Signs Your Rheumatoid Arthritis Is Progressing
    6 Signs Your Rheumatoid Arthritis Is ProgressingMay 5th, 2021
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