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Yamen Homsi, MD, Rheumatology, Brooklyn, NY, NYU Langone Hospitals


Rheumatology Brooklyn, NY

Lupus & Related, Rheumatoid Arthritis & Related, Scleroderma & Related, Vasculitis

Assistant Professor at SUNY Downstate Medical Center

Overview of Dr. Homsi

Dr. Yamen Homsi is a rheumatologist in Brooklyn, NY and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including NYU Langone Hospitals, NYU Langone Hospital - Brooklyn, and SUNY Downstate-University Hospital of Brooklyn. He received his medical degree from University of Aleppo Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice 12 years. He is one of 12 doctors at NYU Langone Hospital - Brooklyn and one of 10 doctors at SUNY Downstate-University Hospital of Brooklyn who specialize in Rheumatology. He also speaks multiple languages, including Arabic.

Education & Training

  • Albany Medical Center
    Albany Medical CenterFellowship, Rheumatology, 2014 - 2016
  • Berkshire Medical Center
    Berkshire Medical CenterResidency, Internal Medicine, 2011 - 2014
  • Northeastern University
    Northeastern UniversityMPH, Masters of Public Health, 2009 - 2011
  • Northeastern University
    Northeastern UniversityM.P.H., 2009 - 2011
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Massachusetts General HospitalPost-Doctoral Fellowship, Visiting Fellowship in Radiology - Thoracic Radiology and Neuroradiology, 2009 - 2010
  • Ministry of Health
    Ministry of HealthResidency, Diagnostic Radiology, 2006 - 2009
  • University of Aleppo Faculty of Medicine
    University of Aleppo Faculty of MedicineClass of 2005

Certifications & Licensure

  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 2015 - 2022
  • DC State Medical License
    DC State Medical License 2013 - 2014
  • MA State Medical License
    MA State Medical License 2011 - 2014
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Rheumatology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Teaching Resident of the Year Berkshire Medical Center

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Polyarteritis Nodosa presenting as digital gangrene and breast lesion following exposure to silicone breast implants  
    Yamen Homsi, John Andrew Carlson, Samer Homsi, Case Reports in Rheumatology, 1/1/2015
  • Vitamin D Status in Relation to Metabolic Risk Factors in Older Puerto Ricans  
    Aziza Jamal-Allial, Yamen Homsi, and Katherine L Tucker, The FASEB Journal, 1/1/2012
  • PET avid lung lesion in a neurofibromatosis patient: Case Report  
    Homsi Y, Milojkovic N, The Internet Journal of Pulmonary Medicine, 1/1/2010
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  • Recurrent Pericarditis with Post-Cardiac Injury Syndrome
    Samer Homsi, Berkshire Medical Center, Berkshire, MA, 1/1/2013


  • Systemic sclerosis, Raynaud’s, Sjogren’s, Osteoarthritis 
    Albany, NY - 1/1/2015
  • ABIM: vacuities, Myositis, Spondyloarthropathy 
    Berkshire, MA - 1/1/2015
  • Systemic Sclerosis 
    Albany, NY - 1/1/2015
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Professional Memberships

Other Languages

  • Arabic

Hospital Affiliations