|Types of Scleroderma Handled: All
Insurance: Medicare, Medicaid and most others
The scleroderma expert at this faculty is Dr. Martin A. Trojanowski, whose clinical interest is the evaluation and management of patients with systemic sclerosis and like disorders. The faculty members evaluate and treat patients with arthritis and related diseases.
Scleroderma often takes many years to diagnose because of insidious onset, vague initial symptoms, and low physician and public awareness. It is typically diagnosed and treated by rheumatologists, but because it is a rare and very complex disease, there are only a few dozen scleroderma specialists in the United States. Expert care can be crucial for proper screening, diagnosis, patient education, clinical trials, and treatment. (Also see: What is Scleroderma?, Diagnosis of Scleroderma and Scleroderma Expert Directory)
2000 6th Ave South 3rd Floor
Birmingham AL 35233
(205) 996-7438 (Appointments and information – by referral only)
Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology Our faculty members evaluate and treat patients with arthritis and related diseases. Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology.
Although there may be other doctors in this clinic or division, these are the only ones listed specifically as scleroderma experts by the center as of our last update.
Martin A. Trojanowski, MD
This center treats all forms of scleroderma, such as localized (morphea, linear, en coup) and (limited or diffuse) systemic sclerosis. (Also see Types of Scleroderma)
This center only diagnose and treat adults.
Medicare, Medicaid and others taken. Please verify insurance coverage.
This center is a member of the Scleroderma Clinical Trials Consortium (SCTC), which means that they participate in SCTC peer-reviewed international clinical trials for scleroderma.
Alabama Birmingham School of Medicine. The scleroderma expert at this faculty is Dr. Martin A. Trojanowski and they treat adults with all types of scleroderma, both localized and systemic. ISN. Posted 05/10/2016.
04/23/2016: Page information verified by Vanessa Hamann, ISN Scleroderma Expert List Coordinator.
04/23/2016: Page published. JEF
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