Patient Care in the Division of Rheumatology

Utilizing the most up-to-date treatment regimens, the Division of Rheumatology at Emory University focuses on the management of symptoms related to over 100 types of arthritis and connective tissue diseases. This can include osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, lupus and scleroderma. Rheumatology faculty is available to see patients at several Emory affiliated locations.

Scheduling an Appointment

At the Emory Clinic at Clifton Rd.

At the Emory Clinic, Drs. Jonathan Waltuck, Robin Geletka and Alexandra Tiliakos actively see patients.   

Dr. Sam Lim oversees a Lupus Clinic on Wednesday afternoons.

Pls. call 404-778-4366 for an appointment.

At Emory Midtown Hospital

Drs. Aliza Lipson and Karen Law see patients throughout the week.  Dr. Doyt Conn sees patients on Tuesday mornings only.  Appointments can be made by calling 404-778-4366.

Dr. Sam Lim sees patients in a Lupus Clinic on Monday mornings. Appointments can be made by calling 404-686-8339.  Patients should ask specifically for a lupus clinic

At Grady Hospital

Drs. Doyt Conn, Athan Tiliakos and Robin Geletka attend a Rheumatology Clinic at Grady weekly on Mondays and Thursday mornings. New patients must obtain a Grady Card (404-616-6923) and be referred to the Rheumatology Clinic from either the Urgent Care Center, General Medicine Clinics, or the Emergency Room.   Established patients can make appointments by calling 404-616-2503.

A Lupus Clinic operates at Grady weekly on Tuesdays.  Patients with systemic lupus erythematosus can be seen in the Grady Lupus Clinic after obtaining a Grady Card. Requests for new and follow-up lupus clinic appointments can be made by calling 404-616-2503.

At the Atlanta VA Medical Center

Patients at the Atlanta VA Medical Center can be directed to the Rheumatology Clinic through their primary care team.  Rheumatology clinicians at the VA Medical Center are Drs. Karen Atkinson, Ayesha Iqbal and Laura Patton.