Micha Abeles, MD, Rheumatology, Meriden, CT, MidState Medical Center


Rheumatology Meriden, CT

Rheumatologist - Private Practice Owner

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  • Micha Abeles is a highly experienced and recognized rheumatologist who is board certified in both rheumatology and internal medicine for over four decades. Throughout his decades of experience garnered through dozens of committees, board positions held and college courses taught, and Micha Abeles has gained much recognition and praise not only his Meriden hometown but all across the United States for his extensive list of research papers, awards, and discoveries in medicine, rheumatology, and fibromyalgia.

    Micha’s unprecedented skills and discoveries in the rheumatology and fibromyalgia realm is acknowledged nationwide. His work has been cited in hundreds of research papers, and he has been voted the Top Doctor in Connecticut for 20 years running. Not only that but Micha has been listed for several years as the Best Doctor by Castle Connolly Top Doctors, which a nationally-acclaimed website to help consumers to find the best healthcare. Today, Micha Abeles practices both rheumatology and internal medicine with his son at his private practice in Meriden, Connecticut. In his spare time, you can find Micha reading the latest news about arthritis, lupus, and the healthcare system by visiting websites like MedPage Today, Medscape, and Science Daily.
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    Micha Abeles is a rheumatologist in Meriden, Connecticut and is affiliated with MidState Medical Center.

Education & Training

  • University of Connecticut
    University of ConnecticutFellowship, Rheumatology, 1976 - 1978
  • Kaleida Health/Buffalo General HospitalResidency, Internal Medicine, 1972 - 1974
  • Kaleida Health/Buffalo General HospitalInternship, Internal Medicine, 1971 - 1972
  • State University of New York at BuffaloMD, 1967 - 1971
  • University at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
    University at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical SciencesClass of 1971
  • Cornell UniversityBA, 1963 - 1967

Certifications & Licensure

  • CT State Medical License
    CT State Medical License 1978 - 2022
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Rheumatology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Regional Top Doctor Castle Connolly, 2014
  • Fellow (FACR) American College of Rheumatology

Publications & Presentations



  • Member of the Board of Directors, Connecticut Rheumatology Association 2010 - Present
  • Chairman, Public Policy and Advocacy Committee - Connecticut Arthritis Foundation 1997 - 2003
  • Member, Rheumatology Operational & Space Committee 1996 - 1996
  • Chairman, Department of Rehabilitation Services Advisory Committee 1995 - 2004
  • Member, Medical Liability Committee, New Haven County Medical Society 1992 - 2002
  • Member, Arthritis Foundation, Connecticut Chapter, Government Affairs Committee 1990 - 1996
  • Member, Department of Rehabilitation Services Advisory Committee 1985 - 2004
  • Member, Medical and Scientific Committee of the CT Arthritis Foundation 1984 - 1987
  • Chairman, Awards and Grants Subcommittee of the Medical & Scientific Committee - Connecticut Arthritis Foundation 1984 - 1986
  • Member, American College of Rheumatology, Fibromyalgia Multicenter Criteria Committee
  • Member, American College of Rheumatology, Fibromyalgia Prevalence Committee
  • Member of the Board of Directors, Lupus Foundation of America, Connecticut Chapter

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