Center for Rheumatic Diseases

Programs and services

  • Participation in the working group “Regional ­cooperative centers for rheumatic diseases” of the German Society for Rheumatology (DGRh)
  • Interdisciplinary cooperation of contributing ­hospitals and physicians in medical practice
  • Improvement of care for patients with complex rheumatic and immunologic diseases in the area Würzburg
  • Promotion of research in the field of rheumatology and clinical immunology
  • Quality management via documentation for the national registry for rheumatic diseases in Berlin
  • Education and training for physicians, medical students, and qualified personnel
  • Education for patients


Cooperating institutions

  • Department of Dermatology, Venereology and ­Allergology
  • Department of Pediatrics
  • Department of Ophthalmology
  • Department of Nuclear Medicine
  • Department of Internal Medicine II, special subject Rheumatology and Immunology
  • Department of Internal Medicine I, special subject Nephrology
  • Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology
  • Institute of Hygiene and Microbiology
  • Institute of Virology and Immunbiology
  • Department of Orthopaedics König-Ludwig-Haus
  • Foundation Juliusspital Würzburg
  • Rehab-Clinic “Am Kurpark” Bad Kissingen
  • Several rheumatologic practices